Re: Rendering of U+0653 ARABIC MADDAH ABOVE

From: Bob Hallissy <>
Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2011 20:55:58 -0500

On 2011-07-20 at 15:10 Roozbeh Pournader wrote:
> Definitely the madda above the vowel, to take care of Koranic scenarios.
> For example, some annotation styles of the Koran may commonly include
> the sequence<WAW, DAMMA, MADDA> to indicate an elongated [u:] sound.
> There, the madda clearly goes over the damma.

Thank you -- glad to hear agreement coming from the list!

And for further clarification: when does U+06E4 ARABIC SMALL HIGH MADDA
get used?

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