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Naskhi

[nas-kee] /ˈnæs ki/
noun
1.
the cursive variety of Arabic script from which was derived the variety used in modern printed works.
Origin of Naskhi
1765-1775
1765-75; < Arabic naskhī, akin to nasakha to copy
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  • It differs little, except in gracefulness, from the typical Naskhi.

    Palaeography Bernard Quaritch

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