Noto Sans Sogdian is an unmodulated (“sans serif”) design for texts in the historical Middle Eastern Sogdian script.

Noto Sans Sogdian contains 345 glyphs, 26 OpenType features, and supports 49 characters from the Unicode block Sogdian.

Supported writing systems


Sogdian (𐼼𐼴𐼶𐼹𐼷𐼸‎) is a historical Middle Eastern abjad, written right-to-left. Was used in 7th–14th centuries CE, alongside Manichaean and Syriac, for the middle Iranian Sogdian language spoken in parts of today’s Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Pakistan and China. Needs software support for complex text layout (shaping). Read more on ScriptSource, Unicode, Wikipedia, Wiktionary, r12a.