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What's the Hebrew term for the modern Hebrew script?

Discussion in 'עברית (Hebrew)' started by Diadem, May 6, 2013.

  1. Diadem Senior Member

    USA (English)
    By modern Hebrew script, I mean the Hebrew script used in classrooms and daily life in Hebrew. כתב יד?
     

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  2. Tararam Senior Member

    Hebrew
    In everyday life we call the script "דפוס" and the cursive "כתב".
    "He wrote in cursive" = "הוא כתב בכתב"/"הוא כתב בכתב יד"/"הוא כתב בכתב עגול"

    "כתב עגול" is the least common IMO.
     
  3. tFighterPilot Senior Member

    Israel - Hebrew
    Never have I heard the term "כתב עגול".
     
  4. Tararam Senior Member

    Hebrew
    Yeah I know... Nonetheless it's called that sometimes along with Print being called "כתב מרובע".
     

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