Re: Clarification of Arabic joining classes

From: Roozbeh Pournader (
Date: Tue Oct 10 2000 - 14:55:28 EDT

On Tue, 10 Oct 2000, Majid Bhurgri wrote:

> There are scores of words and instances in Arabic and other languages which
> use Arabic script where a word is split in two parts by not letting two
> letters join which would normally be joined. Non breaking zero width space
> facilitates such structures. It is used where you want to split the word,
> without it being treated as two words.

That's Zero-Width Non-Joiner you're talking about. We were talking about
Zero-Width No-Break Space.


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