How can I disable the automatic transliteration of Arabic? I want to write my French report including some Arabic sentences. So I am using the arabtex package but when writing an Arabic sentence like this

السَلامُ عَليكم ورَحمةُ الله وبَركاته  

I got this:

السَلامُ عَليكم ورَحمةُ الله وبَركاته 
ālsalāmu alykm wrah.mtu āllh wbarkāth

I don't want this transliteration. How can I disable it?


The command you want is \transfalse. For example,

klAm fI m.h.d al-_hyr



If you're not limited to (la)tex, why don't you use arabxetex package?

I think using it with xelatex have more options than arabtex, e.g. you can change the main font for Arabic typesetting (default is Amiri font).


السَلامُ عَليكم ورَحمةُ الله وبَركاته  


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