iso_8859-6  -  ISO  8859-6 character set encoded in octal, decimal, and


   The ISO 8859 standard includes several 8-bit extensions  to  the  ASCII
   character  set  (also  known  as  ISO 646-IRV).  ISO 8859-6 encodes the
   characters used in the Arabic language.

   ISO 8859 alphabets
   The full set of ISO 8859 alphabets includes:

   ISO 8859-1    West European languages (Latin-1)
   ISO 8859-2    Central and East European languages (Latin-2)
   ISO 8859-3    Southeast European and miscellaneous languages (Latin-3)
   ISO 8859-4    Scandinavian/Baltic languages (Latin-4)
   ISO 8859-5    Latin/Cyrillic
   ISO 8859-6    Latin/Arabic
   ISO 8859-7    Latin/Greek
   ISO 8859-8    Latin/Hebrew
   ISO 8859-9    Latin-1 modification for Turkish (Latin-5)
   ISO 8859-10   Lappish/Nordic/Eskimo languages (Latin-6)
   ISO 8859-11   Latin/Thai
   ISO 8859-13   Baltic Rim languages (Latin-7)
   ISO 8859-14   Celtic (Latin-8)
   ISO 8859-15   West European languages (Latin-9)
   ISO 8859-16   Romanian (Latin-10)

   ISO 8859-6 characters
   The following table displays the characters in ISO  8859-6,  which  are
   printable and unlisted in the ascii(7) manual page.

   Oct   Dec   Hex   Char   Description
   240   160   A0          NO-BREAK SPACE
   244   164   A4          CURRENCY SIGN
   254   172   AC          ARABIC COMMA
   255   173   AD           SOFT HYPHEN
   273   187   BB          ARABIC SEMICOLON
   277   191   BF          ARABIC QUESTION MARK
   301   193   C1          ARABIC LETTER HAMZA
   302   194   C2          ARABIC LETTER ALEF WITH MADDA ABOVE
   303   195   C3          ARABIC LETTER ALEF WITH HAMZA ABOVE
   304   196   C4          ARABIC LETTER WAW WITH HAMZA ABOVE
   305   197   C5          ARABIC LETTER ALEF WITH HAMZA BELOW
   306   198   C6          ARABIC LETTER YEH WITH HAMZA ABOVE
   307   199   C7          ARABIC LETTER ALEF
   310   200   C8          ARABIC LETTER BEH
   311   201   C9          ARABIC LETTER TEH MARBUTA
   312   202   CA          ARABIC LETTER TEH
   313   203   CB          ARABIC LETTER THEH
   314   204   CC          ARABIC LETTER JEEM
   315   205   CD          ARABIC LETTER HAH
   316   206   CE          ARABIC LETTER KHAH
   317   207   CF          ARABIC LETTER DAL
   320   208   D0          ARABIC LETTER THAL
   321   209   D1          ARABIC LETTER REH
   322   210   D2          ARABIC LETTER ZAIN
   323   211   D3          ARABIC LETTER SEEN
   324   212   D4          ARABIC LETTER SHEEN
   325   213   D5          ARABIC LETTER SAD

   326   214   D6          ARABIC LETTER DAD
   327   215   D7          ARABIC LETTER TAH
   330   216   D8          ARABIC LETTER ZAH
   331   217   D9          ARABIC LETTER AIN
   332   218   DA          ARABIC LETTER GHAIN
   340   224   E0          ARABIC TATWEEL
   341   225   E1          ARABIC LETTER FEH
   342   226   E2          ARABIC LETTER QAF
   343   227   E3          ARABIC LETTER KAF
   344   228   E4          ARABIC LETTER LAM
   345   229   E5          ARABIC LETTER MEEM
   346   230   E6          ARABIC LETTER NOON
   347   231   E7          ARABIC LETTER HEH
   350   232   E8          ARABIC LETTER WAW
   351   233   E9          ARABIC LETTER ALEF MAKSURA
   352   234   EA          ARABIC LETTER YEH
   353   235   EB          ARABIC FATHATAN
   354   236   EC          ARABIC DAMMATAN
   355   237   ED          ARABIC KASRATAN
   356   238   EE          ARABIC FATHA
   357   239   EF          ARABIC DAMMA
   360   240   F0          ARABIC KASRA
   361   241   F1          ARABIC SHADDA
   362   242   F2          ARABIC SUKUN


   ISO  8859-6  lacks the glyphs required for many related languages, such
   as Urdu and Persian (Farsi).


   ascii(7), charsets(7), utf-8(7)


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