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Phoenician alphabet - Wikipedia


The Phoenician alphabet, called by convention the Proto-Canaanite alphabet for inscriptions older than around 1050 BC, is the oldest verified alphabet.

Phoenician alphabet and language - Omniglot


Details of the Phoenician language and alphabet, which is the ancestor of many other alphabetic scripts, including Greek, Etruscan, Latin, Arabic and Hebrew.

Ancient Scripts: Phoenician


The Phoenician script is an important "trunk" in the alphabet tree, in that many modern scripts can be traced through it. Arabic, Hebrew, Latin, and Greek scripts  ...

Phoenician Alphabet - A Bequest Unearthed, Phoenicia


Alphabetic writing was already well established in the Late Bronze Age at Ugarit where a cuneiform script was used. The Phoenician alphabetic script was ...

Phoenician Alphabet Origin - Phoenician.org


Jan 3, 2017 ... Phoenician alphabet led to Greek, Hebrew, Aramaic, Roman, Arabic and modern alphabets; origin among ancient Phoenicians, Western Sinai, ...

The Phoenician Alphabet & Language (Article) - Ancient History ...


Before circa 1000 BCE Phoenician was written using cuneiform symbols that were common across Mesopotamia. The first signs of the Phoenician alphabet ...

Phoenician alphabet | Britannica.com


Jul 20, 1998 ... Writing system that developed out of the North Semitic alphabet and was spread over the Mediterranean area by Phoenician traders. It is the ...

Phoenician Language - Crystalinks


Phoenician is a Semitic language of the Canaanite subgroup; its closest living ... Notable Features - The Phoenician alphabet consists of 22 letters, many of ...

The Phoenicians - Alphabet - Les Phéniciens


From the ancient writing systems of the Middle East to the Phoenician Alphabet.

PHOENICIA AND THE ALPHABET - jesus christ our savior


The Alphabet developed by the Phoenicians was the one that was widely received and readily adapted throughout the Mediterranean and the West.