Kryptonese is the language of the inhabitants of Krypton.

Known speakers

Known letters

Kryptonese has a distinct set of characters for writing, known as the Kryptonian alphabet. The alphabet consists of at least 26 characters, with each one corresponding to one of the 26 letters of the English language.[4]

Known words/phrases

  • "El mayarah" means "stronger together".[5]
  • "Kaoshuh" means (approximately) "to be continued".[2]

Behind the scenes

  • In the DC Extended Universe, the House of El family coat of arms is not "el mayarah" (stronger together) but rather the symbol for hope, mistaken by humans as the letter "S".


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