Marco Cimarosti wrote:
> Antoine Leca wrote:
> > [...] I think that the early mathematicians,
> > particularly the Spanish ones, who adopted the Arab glyphs,
> > were actually writing in Arabic! ;-)
> BTW, a totally unrelated question: has any European language ever been
> written in Arabic letters? Either when Arabs dominated Spain and Sicily or
> (more recently) when Turks dominated the Balkans.

Sure: Albanian, Belarusian, and Bosnian, and probably others.
Peter T. Daniels grammatim@...