ilo pi lili e nimi

This is a(nother) shorten tool for toki pona words. The compression rate is about 25% compared with standard writing. I think it is easy to learn.

Below is the shortened text. It also works the other way around.

I was searching a way to further simplify the writting of the language. I wanted it to be easy to learn, and since toki pona is based in a fixed list of words that everybody must memorize, I came up with this strategy, based mainly in removing intermediate vowels.

The strategy to shorten a word follows these general rules:

This is the list of abbreviations. Some words have a fixed (in dark red) shortening which doesn’t follow the general rules. This is needed to avoid duplicates, or proposed to further simplification: