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On Sun, 17 Dec 2000 19:32:26 -0500 Padraic Brown
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> Cool. There are clearly some letters influenced by the Roman
> alphabet in shape if not in sound (u seems to be both). The
> numeral 2 is obviously derived from Arabic - are any of the
> letters derived from or influenced by Arabic?
>
> Padraic.
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Well, the <a> looks like an alif...
The <j> could be a backwards <jiim> without a dot (which is then a
<Haa>).
The <l> could be influenced by Latin or Arabic.
The <w> looks like an upside-down <waw>.

That's all that it looks like to me.


-Stephen (Steg)
 "for you i will also give... a ferret."