Articles related to ancient scripts
The Script Writing of Ancient China - Ancient/Classical History
About the ancient script of the ancient Chinese, its legend and history, and its position vis a vis the other inventors of writing in the ancient world.
Cross-Cultural Writing, Epigraphy & Scripts - Ancient/Classical History
Language, literature, dictionaries, documents, inscriptions, epigraphy, writing, and writing about writing in ancient Mediterranean countries, including the dead ...
Linear A and Linear B - Decipherment - Ancient/Classical History
By N.S. Gill's Ancient/Classical History Glossary ... Besides syllables, there are logograms, number symbols, and word separators, according to Ancient Scripts.
Undeciphered Scripts - Images of Ancient Undeciphered Scripts
May 27, 2009 ... Undeciphered scripts are remnants of ancient languages that historians and archaeologists and linguists and paleolinguists and ...
Ancient Writing - Written Languages and Ancient Writing - Archaeology
Ancient writing began about 5000 years ago, as far as we can tell. The earliest ... This photo essay examines several of the world's undeciphered scripts. Share ...
Cuneiform - The Script for Akkadian - Ancient/Classical History
From the Ancient/Classical History Forum. Answer: ... Writing itself can be thought of as a language and the script can be thought of as a "rendering" of a spoken ...
Olmec Language - Undeciphered Olmec Language - Archaeology
May 27, 2009 ... The earliest North American undeciphered script is on the Cascajal block ... Ten Facts About the Ancient Olmec · Olmec Timeline and Definition ...
Ancient Sanskrit Language Overview - Ancient/Classical History
Sanskrit is the ancient language of India and the Indian subcontinent. Its literature , the ... Early Sanskrit was written using Brahmi or Kharosthi scripts. It is now ...
Mayan Hieroglyphs - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Only a small number of other ancient peoples invented writing: Mesopotamia ( cuneiform),; Egypt ... be written in a variety of ways. Source: Ancient Scripts: Maya .
Minoan Script - Undeciphered Minoan Script Linear A
May 27, 2009 ... is the undeciphered script of the Minoans (2200-1150 BC)—those ancestors of the Ancient Greeks who ruled over part of the Mediterranean ...