The Manuscript Codex * Textual Indicators, Decorative Forms and Decorative Techniques
DIACRITICAL MARKS

The points or signs added to a letter to distinguish it from other letters with a similar form or to indicate the short vowels which have no Arabic letters to represent them.
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UBL Or. 14.603

 

 

AUTHORS: PAUL HEPWORTH AND KARIN SCHEPER