arabic-form

Deprecated

This feature is no longer recommended. Though some browsers might still support it, it may have already been removed from the relevant web standards, may be in the process of being dropped, or may only be kept for compatibility purposes. Avoid using it, and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.

The arabic-form attribute indicates which of the four possible forms an Arabic glyph represents.

Only one element is using this attribute: <glyph>

Context notes

Value initial | medial | terminal | isolated
Default value isolated
Animatable No
initial
This value indicates that the glyph represents the initial form.
medial
This value indicates that the glyph represents the medial form.
terminal
This value indicates that the glyph represents the terminal form.
isolated
This value indicates that the glyph represents the isolated form.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 (Second Edition)
The definition of 'arabic-form' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition

Browser compatibility

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See also