|Name||Arabic Bilingual - 136|
|Last revision date|
|Countries/regions||Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Syria|
|Principal code pages||00420|
1. Arabic is written right to left; numerics, in either their Arabic or Hindi shapes according to countries usages, are written from left to right; English text |
and numerics written from left to right may be imbedded in Arabic text written from right to left and vice versa.
2. The above Arabic characters may have their shapes modified, depending on their placement in words. Automatic shape determination logic is a
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