Different Bidirectional Character Types

Hans Åberg haberg-1 at telia.com
Sat Jul 2 04:01:00 CDT 2022

> On 1 Jul 2022, at 14:15, Andreas Prilop via Unicode <unicode at corp.unicode.org> wrote:
> Reference:
> https://unicode.org/reports/tr9/#Bidirectional_Character_Types
> Why do Hebrew letters and Arabic letters have different
> bidirectional character types?

I cannot parse this, but in Hebrew, Arabic, and Persian, text is written RTL, but numbers LTR. For example, trying A123 in a translator supporting those scripts, I get:
أ ١٢٣
ا ۱۲۳

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