Arabic character notes

Updated 26 March, 2021

This page lists characters in the following Unicode blocks and gathers information about them from various sources.

See also the companion document, Arabic, for a summary of the Arabic script and its use for the Modern Standard Arabic language. For summaries of other orthographies based on the Arabic script see Hausa, Kashimiri, Urdu, and Uighur.

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