Arabic Typesetting (arabtype.volt.ttf)

Font Syllabary

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Font Specifications and Notes

Note: Includes VOLT tables.
Source: Arabic glyphs © 1999-2000 Paul C. Nelson. Latin glyphs © 2000-2001 John Hudson. Available from the Microsoft VOLT users community. A later, more complete version comes with Microsoft Office Proofing Tools 2003.
Stats: Version 0.3 2001 has 1,901 glyphs and no kerning pairs.
Support: Arabic script (Arabic including dialect-specific letters, Azeri, Balochi, Berber, Brahui, Hausa Ajami, Kashmiri, Kazakh, Kirghiz Kurdish, Lahnda, Malaysian Jawi, Ottoman Turkish, Pashto, Persian, Punjabi Shahmukhi, Sindhi, Uighur, Urdu, Uzbek), Latin.
OpenType Layout Tables: Arabic (default, zz01).

Text Sample

Shah jo Risalo, "Sur Ramkali", III (1)-(6), from the compilation edited by Kalyan Advani, published on-line by Abdul-Majid Bhurgri (

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