Punjabi Typing

The Punjabi language is restricted within the Sub-continent region. Though this language is spoken by millions of people its written use is not to a great extent. This is why typing Punjabi text on a PC is a bit tricky. For typing text in this language, PC users go with various online typing tools.

If you are finding it difficult to type text in the Punjabi language on your PC then we have a specially designed online tool for you. This tool will help you to type as much Punjabi text as you need. You can use the typed text according to your need by copying, printing, or saving it.

Punjabi Typing


Click on the virama (diacritic in the center) to delete the inherent vowel a.

Place a virama between two consonants, also to form a ligature.
example: n + virama + h for ਨ੍ਹ​


To type directly with the computer keyboard:

  • Use the capital to type the letters subscribed with a dot below: T, Th, D, Dh, N, R, Rh, L, S
  • Type G for ng & J for ñ
  • Type sh or ç for ś
  • Type aa, ii, uu (or A, I, U) for the long vowels ā, ī, ū
  • Type M for  (bindi) & MM for  (adak bindi)
  • Type H for  (visarga)
  • Type = for  (nukta): dot below
  • Type ee for 
  • Type x to get a half consonnant; example: type xr pour ‍੍ਰ
  • Type / ou | pour  (punctuation)


In this era of fast and smart technologies, technology development in various fields has made things very easy and quick. Various online tools are being used to perform different functions. This page also has an online tool for users to type text in the Punjabi language. It is a very fast, reliable, secure, and easy-to-use tool. It allows you unlimited text typing. The typed Punjabi text is easy to use as you can copy, print, or save it. Furthermore, a complete user guide for typing Punjabi text is also given on the page.

Punjabi Language

Punjabi is an Indo-Aryan language. It has around 115 million speakers. Most of them are native to it and mainly belong to Pakistan and India. In Pakistan, Punjabi is spoken throughout Punjab very dominantly. While in India, it is spoken in Punjab and Haryana. It also has some speakers in the neighboring areas as well. In Pakistan, Punjabi is the most spoken language of the country with around 85 million speakers.

Writing Script of Punjabi Language

Shāhmukhī & Gurmukhī are the two writing systems used to write the Punjabi language. Shāhmukhī is a Perso-Arabic script used in Pakistan while Gurmukhī is an Abugida script developed from Landa script used in India.

how many letters in Shāhmukhī alphabet?

There are a total of 36 letters in this writing script.

how many letters in gurmukhī alphabet?

This alphabet is used to write the Punjabi language in India and has a total of 35 letters.

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