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Kufic

[koo-fik] /ˈku fɪk/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to Kufa or its inhabitants.
2.
noting or pertaining to the characters of the Arabic alphabet used in the writing of the original Koran, in the time of Muhammad.
noun
3.
the Kufic alphabet.
Also, Cufic.
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; Kuf(a) + -ic
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Kufic

/ˈkuːfɪk; ˈkjuː-/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or denoting an early form of the Arabic alphabet employed in making copies of the Koran
noun
2.
the script formed by the letters of this alphabet
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