Arabic alphabet

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the alphabet of 28 characters derived from Aramaic and used for writing Arabic languages (and borrowed for writing Urdu)

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They, along with many other loanwords, were incorporated into the Chinese syntax and written in Arabic orthography.
Aljamiado literature is applied in cases where the script of a language has not been changed by the whole language community (3), rather Arabic orthography has been employed by a minority for specifically religious purposes in a peculiar socio-cultural context (Hegyi 1979).
A Kuwaiti exhibition and a workshop on Arabic orthography was held on the
The third paper in this section, by Nasser Berjaoui ("Aspects of the Arabic orthography with preliminary insights from the Moroccan computer-mediated communication"), deals with the specifics of the Moroccan language situation characterized by a multiple diglossa between several languages and dialects (Standard Arabic vs.