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Gyaru Moji

Gyaru-moji (ギャル文字, "gal's alphabet") is a style of obfuscated (cant) Japanese writing popular amongst Japanese young people.

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In today's e-Japan, doing communications mobile is a
time to input. These characters are called "gyaru-moji" (gyaru is the slang word for girl).
my _<Z> Hm as If a sass: ::if:;";a::.:s..;:."
It eventually changed E: Girls (otachidai gyaru) who danfiadllg SQXY and fit bodies, and the .
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It is interesting to note that writing in this language is twice time-consuming than common texting.

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Gyaru-moji - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Gyaru-moji (ギャル文字, "gal's alphabet") is a style of obfuscated (cant) Japanese writing popular amongst Japanese young people.
Japanese mobile phone culture - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Gyaru Moji - Kanji Clinic
Apr 14, 2005 Several months ago my female high school students introduced me to a remarkable secret code called gyaru moji (“girls' characters”).
VenChar: Gyaru-moji
Typing gyaru-moji takes at least twice as long as inputting standard Japanese.
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Gyaru-moji - Description: is a style of obfuscated (cant) Japanese writing popular amongst Japanese young people.

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