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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.

Phoenician Alphabet - A Bequest Unearthed, Phoenicia

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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 Letters - Phoenicians

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Phoenician letters were reused in other alphabets, its letters were consonants, with some letters recycled as vowels, aleph, beth, alpha, beta.

Who created the first alphabet? - Ask History - History.com

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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.

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 Phoenician Alphabet & 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 ...

Phoenician Language - Crystalinks

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

Case Study: The Phoenician Alphabet - AP World History 2012-2013

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Around the 15th century B.C., they created an alphabet that consisted of 22 consonants and no vowels. Unlike cuneiform, the Phoenician alphabet was easier to ...

The Phoenicians - Alphabet - Les Phéniciens

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

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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  ...

Phoenician Alphabet Origin - Phoenicians

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May 11, 2016 ... Phoenician alphabet led to Greek, Hebrew, Aramaic, Roman, Arabic and modern alphabets; origin among ancient Phoenicians, Western Sinai, ...

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 ...