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adjective, noun
  1. Kufic.
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Historical Examples of cufic

  • In the place appropriated to bathing, is part of a Cufic inscription.

    Ruins of Ancient Cities (Vol. I of II)

    Charles Bucke

  • That of the Koran, based on the Cufic forms of the Syriac 2.

  • Inside, on the right-hand wall on entering, is a Cufic inscription.

  • The decorations consist chiefly of inscriptions in Cufic characters.

    Southern Spain

    A.F. Calvert

  • Its general tone is bluish green with mosaic walls and floor and a wooden ceiling decorated in tempera with cufic inscriptions.

British Dictionary definitions for cufic


noun, adjective
  1. a variant spelling of Kufic
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