Naskhi

[ nas-kee ]

noun
  1. the cursive variety of Arabic script from which was derived the variety used in modern printed works.

Origin of Naskhi

1
1765–75; <Arabic naskhī, akin to nasakha to copy

Words Nearby Naskhi

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How to use Naskhi in a sentence

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

    Palaeography | Bernard Quaritch