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Diyarbakir, Meryem Ana Syriac Orthodox Church, DIYR 338, f. 24v. All rights reserved. Image provided by HMML.

 

Distinctive Letterforms
ālap
  • serif on right leg
  • sits below line
dālat / rēš
  • Serto shape
gāmal
  • lowest part ends in a dot
  • Serto shape
wāw
  • Serto shape
ḥēt
  • taller than yod
kāp
  • relatively round on top, but with more of an angle than some others
mim
  • closed loop
semkat
  • angled θ type
ʿē
  • initial form has a serif
šin
  • top line curved at both ends
tāw
  • loop closed
Distinctive Letterforms
ālap
  • serif on right leg
  • sits below line
dālat / rēš
  • Serto shape
gāmal
  • lowest part ends in a dot
  • Serto shape
wāw
  • Serto shape
ḥēt
  • taller than yod
kāp
  • relatively round on top, but with more of an angle than some others
mim
  • closed loop
semkat
  • angled θ type
ʿē
  • initial form has a serif
šin
  • top line curved at both ends
tāw
  • loop closed