What is the Ostad Arabic font?
Oustad Arabic is designed by Naghi Naghashian. It is a Bold headline font, in 1 weight. This font is a contribution to modernisation of Arabic typography, gives the font design of Arabic letters real typographic arrangement und provides more typographic flexibility. Oustad Arabic supports Arabic, Persian and Urdu.
It also includes proportional and tabular numerals for the supported languages.
OstadArabic design fulfills the following needs:
A Explicitly crafted for use in electronic media fulfills the demands of electronic communication. More…
B Suitability for multiple applications. Gives the widest potential acceptability.
C Extreme legibility not only in small sizes, but also when the type is filtered or skewed, e.g., in Photoshop or Illustrator. Nima’s simplified forms may be artificial obliqued in InDesign or Illustrator, without any loss in quality for the effected text.
D An attractive typographic image. Kasha was developed for multiple languages and writing conventions. Nima supports Arabic, Persian and Urdu. It also includes proportional and tabular numerals for the supported languages.
E The highest degree of calligraphic grace and the clarity of geometric typography.
Ostad Arabic Font families
The Ostad Arabic includes the following font families:
- Ostad Arabic
Ostad Arabic Preview
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