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It should be legible.
Where on the Subtle <-> Cheesy axis should it be?
What's it for?
font faux arabic
You'll find many choices.
Harold Lohner has a pretty good faux Arabic font called Alhambra, I believe; in a slightly different vein, but a decidedly Arabian vibe...
The classic is Legend, designed by Ernst Schneidler and published in 1937 by Bauer.
This was all I could ﬁnd.
Nick, here’s another version: http://www.myfonts.com/fonts/profonts/legende/
Thanks, that’s much better.
Aziz: You may have misinterpreted Miriam's request. She's looking for a roman (ABC) font or fonts that appear to look like Arabic writing, not an Arabic font.
@ She's looking for a roman (ABC) font or fonts that appear to look like Arabic writing
So, a depth-in understanding of Arabic writing might be of help?!
Quite the opposite. It would only be confusing! It would be like giving an analytical geometry textbook to someone who's looking for a geometric font ;)
I would suggest GE SS.
Talib Old Style?