Skip to main content

Convert between Western Cree SRO and syllabics

Project description

Cree SRO/Syllabics

Build Status codecov Documentation Status PyPI package Calver YYYY.MM.DD

Python 3 library to convert between Western Cree standard Roman Orthography (SRO) to syllabics and back again!

Can be used for:

  • nêhiyawêwin/ᓀᐦᐃᔭᐍᐏᐣ/Cree Y-dialect
  • nīhithawīwin/ᓃᐦᐃᖬᐑᐏᐣ/Cree Th-dialect
  • nēhinawēwin/ᓀᐦᐃᓇᐍᐏᐣ/Cree N-dialect


Using pip:

pip install cree-sro-syllabics

Or, you can copy-paste or download into your own Python 3 project!


Visit the full documentation here! Wondering about words like "syllabics", "transliterator", or "orthography"? Visit the glossary!

Convert SRO to syllabics:

>>> from cree_sro_syllabics import sro2syllabics
>>> sro2syllabics('nêhiyawêwin')
>>> sro2syllabics('write nêhiyawêwin')
'write ᓀᐦᐃᔭᐍᐏᐣ'

Convert syllabics to SRO:

>>> from cree_sro_syllabics import syllabics2sro
>>> syllabics2sro('ᐊᒋᒧᓯᐢ')
>>> syllabics2sro(' → ᒪᐢᑫᑯᓯᕽ  ᑎᕒᐁᕀᓬ ')
' → maskêkosihk  tireyl '

See also

nêhiyawêwin syllabics


Copyright (C) 2018 Eddie Antonio Santos

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU Affero General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU Affero General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU Affero General Public License along with this program. If not, see

Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Files for cree-sro-syllabics, version 2020.5.11
Filename, size File type Python version Upload date Hashes
Filename, size cree_sro_syllabics-2020.5.11-py2.py3-none-any.whl (22.8 kB) File type Wheel Python version py2.py3 Upload date Hashes View
Filename, size cree_sro_syllabics-2020.5.11.tar.gz (22.7 kB) File type Source Python version None Upload date Hashes View

Supported by

Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Google Google Object Storage and Download Analytics Sentry Sentry Error logging AWS AWS Cloud computing DataDog DataDog Monitoring Fastly Fastly CDN DigiCert DigiCert EV certificate StatusPage StatusPage Status page