All of them have gaelic or ancient celtic roots.
Its origins are uncertain: Ogham is also known as or ogham craobh tree ogham beth luis fearn or beth luis nion, after the first few letters. Ogham probably pre-dates the earliest inscriptions - some scholars believe it dates back to the 1st century AD - as the language used shows pre-4th century elements.
It is thought to have been modelled on or inspired by the Roman, Greek or Runic scripts. It was designed to write Primitive Irish and was possibly intended as a secret form of communication.
While all surviving Ogham inscriptions are on stone, it was probably more commonly inscribed on sticks, stakes and trees.
Inscriptions are mostly people's names and were probably used to mark ownership, territories and graves.
Some inscriptions in primitive Irish and Pictish have not been deciphered, there are also a number of bilingual inscriptions in Ogham and Latin, and Ogham and Old Norse written with the Runic alphabet.
Notable features Type of writing system: Each aicme is named after its first letter. Letters are linked together by a solid line. The pronunciation is for Primitive Irish, the language used in the majority of Ogham inscriptions.
The names and sounds represented by the letters uath and straif are uncertain. There are many different version of the letter names - the standard ones are used here [with the Primitive Irish ones, where known, in bracketts] - others can be found at:If you find Wikibooks or other projects hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation useful, please volunteer or make a donation.
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