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28 Letters of Arabic (Individual Letters)

28 letters of Arabic alphabet
 
1. Alif
2. Ba
3. Jim
4. Dal
5. Ha
6. Wav
7. Za
8. Cha
9. Ta
10. Ya
11. Kaf
12. Lam
13. Mim
14. Nun
15. Sin
16. Ayn
17. Fa
18. Tsad
19. Qaf
20. Ra
21.Shin
22. Ta
23. Tha
24. Ka
25.Dhal
26. Dhad
27. Dza
28. Ghain
 
THe Prophet is said to replied that there were 29 letters, the final being Laam alif Lam - Laam Alif
 
Some versions add hamza at the end of the aphabet. In the Sufi tradition (e.g. Ibn Arabi) Hamza and alif are included together as the first letter.
 
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