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Phoenician alphabet

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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

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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

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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  ...

PHOENICIA AND THE ALPHABET - Jesus Christ

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

The Origin of the Alphabet

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The Phoenicians spread their alphabet to other people of the Near East and Asia Minor, as well as to the Arabs, the Greeks, and the Etruscans, and as far west ...

Phoenician Language - Crystalinks

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Phoenician was a language originally spoken in the coastal (Mediterranean) ... Notable Features - The Phoenician alphabet consists of 22 letters, many of which  ...

Phoenician alphabet | Britannica.com

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Writing system that developed out of the North Semitic alphabet and was spread over the Mediterranean area by Phoenician traders. It is the probable ancestor ...

Phoenician Alphabet | Definition of Phoenician Alphabet by Merriam ...

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1 : an extinct northern Semitic alphabet used by the Phoenicians of Syria and their Carthaginian colonists from the 13th century b.c. and the immediate ancestor ...

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Apr 26, 2011 ... A basic outline of the origins of the Alphabet. Made for a school project.

Who created the first alphabet? - Ask History

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Aug 6, 2014 ... By the 8th century B.C., the Phoenician alphabet had spread to Greece, where it was refined and enhanced to record the Greek language.

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Phoenician Alphabet

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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 - Phoenicians

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Updated April 2, 2015. Phoenician Alphabet. Gold plates with Phoenician. and Etruscan writing. You might imagine that something as simple and basic as the ...

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

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Jan 18, 2012 ... Phoenician is a Canaanite language closely related to Hebrew. Very little is known about the Canaanite language, except what can be ...