Meaning of naskhi in English:

naskhi

(also nashki, neski, nashi)

Pronunciation /ˈnaski/

adjective

  • Designating an Arabic script.

    Naskhi was developed in the 10th century and has remained a very popular script; it forms the basis of some fonts for modern printed Arabic.

noun

  • The Naskhi script.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in William Jones. From Arabic nasḵī from nasaḵa to copy.