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Naskhi

[nas-kee]
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noun
  1. the cursive variety of Arabic script from which was derived the variety used in modern printed works.

Origin of Naskhi

1765–75; < Arabic naskhī, akin to nasakha to copy
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Examples from the Web for naskhi

Historical Examples

  • It differs little, except in gracefulness, from the typical Naskhi.

    Palaeography

    Bernard Quaritch


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