Arabic Presentation Forms-B

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Arabic Presentation Forms-B
Range U+FE70..U+FEFF
(144 code points)
Plane BMP
Scripts Arabic (140 char.)
Common (1 char.)
Symbol sets contextual and isolate forms of Arabic letters and points
Assigned 141 code points
Unused 3 reserved code points
Unicode version history
1.0.0 140 (+140)
3.2 141 (+1)
Note: [1][2]

Arabic Presentation Forms-B is a Unicode block encoding spacing forms of Arabic diacritics, and contextual letter forms. The presentation forms are present only for compatibility with older standards, and are not currently needed for coding text.[3]

Arabic Presentation Forms-B[1][2]
Official Unicode Consortium code chart (PDF)
  0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 A B C D E F
U+FE7x ﹿ
U+FE8x
U+FE9x
U+FEAx
U+FEBx ﺿ
U+FECx
U+FEDx
U+FEEx
U+FEFx ZWN
 BSP 
Notes
1.^ As of Unicode version 7.0
2.^ Grey areas indicate non-assigned code points

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Unicode character database". The Unicode Standard. Retrieved 22 March 2013. 
  2. ^ The Unicode Standard Version 1.0, Volume 1. Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc. 1990, 1991. ISBN 0-201-56788-1. 
  3. ^ The Unicode Consortium. The Unicode Standard, Version 6.0.0, (Mountain View, CA: The Unicode Consortium, 2011. ISBN 978-1-936213-01-6), Chapter 8