- "Punjabi alphabet" redirects here. For the Perso-Arabic variant of Punjabi alphabet and script, see Shahmukhi script.
(, ) is the most common script used for writing the Punjabi language in India. An abugida derived from the Laṇḍā script and ultimately descended from Brahmi, Gurmukhi was standardised by the second Sikh guru
, Guru Angad, in the 16th century. The whole of the Guru Granth Sahib's 1430 pages are written in this script. The name Gurmukhi
is derived from the Old Punjabi term "gurumukhī", meaning "from the mouth of the Guru".
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- Static variable in class java.lang.Character.UnicodeBlock
public static final Character.UnicodeBlock GURMUKHI
Constant for the Unicode character block of the same name.
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