SIL Scheherazade fonts

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''An Arabic script unicode font''
 
''An Arabic script unicode font''
 
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== Description ==
 
== Description ==
 
Scheherazade, named after the heroine of the classic Arabian Nights tale, is designed in a similar style to traditional typefaces such as Monotype Naskh, extended to cover the full Unicode Arabic repertoire.
 
Scheherazade, named after the heroine of the classic Arabian Nights tale, is designed in a similar style to traditional typefaces such as Monotype Naskh, extended to cover the full Unicode Arabic repertoire.
 
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== Characteristics ==
 
== Characteristics ==
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| OFL
 
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== Caveats ==
 
== Caveats ==
  
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== Additional information ==
 
== Additional information ==
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Another solid international font from SIL.
 
Another solid international font from SIL.
  
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Revision as of 22:01, 9 October 2009

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Foreword
  • Frames that use this style are redaction tips. Please remove them from your page once they are no longer necessary.


An Arabic script unicode font


Contents

Description

Scheherazade, named after the heroine of the classic Arabian Nights tale, is designed in a similar style to traditional typefaces such as Monotype Naskh, extended to cover the full Unicode Arabic repertoire.

Characteristics

Homepage Format & features License Review reference Koji page pkgdb page
SIL Arabic Script Unicode Fonts TTF with OpenType tables OFL 526058 sil-scheherazade-fonts sil-scheherazade-fonts


Style Faces Scripts
Sans Serif Other R B I BI Other Latin Greek Cyrillic Other
Variable Monospace Variable Monospace
ar

Caveats

Additional information

Another solid international font from SIL.



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