Alhambra Font
Font Name:Alhambra
Developer:Harolds Fonts
Category:Foreign Look > Arabic
Glyphs:166 glyphs / 198 characters
License Type:Free
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Alhambra was inspired by the look of Kufi (or Kufic) script, a style of Arabic calligraphy characterized by a square, angular construction. The letters are linked, like all Arabic script, but do not have the sweeping curves of Legende and other fonts used to simulate Arabic. A second font, Alhambra Deep, has a double-thick baseline.

To get the feel of right-to-left script, I have created alternate characters and swashes. The Arabic alphabet does not include vowels, which are recorded as dots and other diacritical marks adjacent to the consonants. I have alluded to these in the strategic dots and accent marks. Check the Read Me file in the download for simple instructions that will customize your text.

Although we call 0, 1, 2, 3 and so on "Arabic" numbers, they use different numbers in Arabic which they call "Hindu" numbers.

The font is named in honor of the Alhambra, an amazing example of Islamic architecture in Granada, Spain.

Alhambra Font Character Map

Alhambra font contains 198 defined characters and 166 unique glyphs.

The font contains characters from the following unicode character ranges: Basic Latin (92), Latin-1 Supplement (75), Latin Extended-A (10), Spacing Modifier Letters (4), General Punctuation (13), Currency Symbols (1), Mathematical Operators (2).

  • Font Name:Alhambra
  • Subfamily:Regular
  • Version:Macromedia Fontographer 4.1.3 11/18/06

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Font Info

Alhambra is a foreign-look, arabic font designed by Harolds Fonts. The font is licensed as Free. The font is free for both personel and commercial usages. In doubt please refer to the readme file in the font package or contact the designer directly from

The zip archive contains the following files:

  • · Alhambra Read Me.pdf
  • · ALHAD___.TTF
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