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Babylonian grammatical text stone tablet. Used in the research and assembly of a 21-volume dictionary of the language of ancient Mesopotamia and its Babylonian and Assyrian dialects. Unspoken for 2,000 years but preserved on clay tablets and in stone inscriptions deciphered over the last two centuries. Dictionary finally completed by scholars at the University of Chicago. #Mesopotamia #archaeology #writing

Ancient Assyrian Dictionary Completed by University of Chicago Scholars

BABYLONIAN GRAMMATICAL TEXT STONE (used in the research and assembly of a dictionary of the language of ancient Mesopotamia and its Babylonian and Assyrian dialects, both unspoken for years, preserved on clay tablets and in stone inscriptions)

The 4000 year old clay tablet containing the story of the Ark and the flood stands on display at the British Museum in London...

The 4000 year old clay tablet containing the story of the Ark and the flood stands on display at the British Museum in London. According to a book by Irving Finkel of the British Museum.

Ugaritic cuneiform was named after Ugarit, the city state where it was used in what is now Syria. It was probably created sometime during the 14th century BC. Ugaritic cuneiform outwardly resembles other cuneiform scripts and has a sound system based on consonant alphabets such as Phoenician/Canaanite. Ugarit flourished from the 14th century BC until 1180/70 BC, when it was destroyed.

Ugaritic cuneiform outwardly resembles other cuneiform scripts and has a syllabic sound system such as Etruscan. Ugarit an independed Canaanite city-state flourished from C. 2600 BC until it was utterly destroyed in 1205 BC.

Secret Codes For Writing | Write your name in Cuneiform – Just like a Mesapotamian ...

Write your name in Cuneiform – Just like a Mesapotamian!

Domain Ancient Civilizations The Invention of Writing: Mesopotamian Clay Tablet Lesson Plan and Handout PDF with Cuneiform Alphabet from the Oriental Institute in Chicago

Sumerian Shakespeare. The Great Fatted Bull, translation of Tablet #36 in the Library of Congress

Sumeria: Exploration of the Royal Tombs of Ur. An attendant of Queen Pu-abi. All of the women wore elaborate headdresses and jewelry. I used to visit this headdress at the British Museum in London.

Sumerian is the earliest known writing system. Its origins can be traced back to about 8,000 BC. It developed from the pictographs and other symbols used to represent trade transactions on clay tablets. Sumerian was written in Sumer in from perhaps the 4th millennium BC until about 2,000 BC, when it was replaced by Akkadian as written language of Sumerians. Sumerian is closely resembles to Etruscan and related civilizations

early sumerian pictographic tablet 3100 BCE Clay Tablet Carved using a wedged stylus Sumeria T-Sumerian Pictographic Tablet A-Prehistoric people or scribes BCE M-Clay T-Engraving U-Record Keeping

Utnapishtim, from the Mesopotamian flood myth. The biblical Noah is an analog of Utnapishtim, though the Sumerian/ Mesopotamian/Babylonian deluge story was written long before the Noah of the Torah.

Sumerian Utnapishtim - from the Sumerian flood myth. The biblical Noah is an analog of Utnapishtim, though the Sumerian deluge story was written long before the Noah of the Torah.

The winged solar disk associated most often with Hrw (Horus) and Ra-Herakhty. Another association, according to Wilkinson in "Reading Egyptian Art", is the link with the Udjat eye of Horus or Eye of Ra and the protective wings of the Goddesses Aset (Isis), NebtHet (Nephthys), and Ma'at.  This symbol also influenced Hittite, Persian and even Hebrew art.

The winged solar disk associated most often with Hrw (Horus) and Ra-Herakhty…

Early Sumerian Tablet -- 3100-2900 BCE -- Discovered in Uruk, (Southern Mesopotamia) -- Details of a land purchase which included one male slave. No further reference provided.

Early Sumerian Tablet - 3100 / 2900 BCE - Discovered in Uruk, (Southern Mesopotamia) -- Details of a land purchase which included one male slave. No further reference provided.

Cuneiform: An Introduction to One of the Earliest Scripts « GraecoMuse

Cuneiform: An Introduction to One of the Earliest Scripts

Some would say this depicts an alien! It is believed that the average life expectancy of the Anunnaki was 120 sars, which is 120 x 3,600 or 432,000 years according to ancient texts.  The Sumerian King List is perhaps one of the most important ancient texts that perfectly describes a time in history where literally ‘Gods’ ruled for thousands of years.

The coming of Nibiru

Sumerian artifact (found in Iran) is from the Neo-Assyrian period, ca. century B. in Ancient (Iran) Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu)

Two hawk-faced beings stand behind them bearing fruit from the Tree in one hand and the Tablets of Destiny in the other. They represent a humanized version of the ancient Sumerian Storm Bird Zu, who achieved fame assisting the sun god and stealing the Tablets Of Destiny from the vengeful goddess Inanna-Ishtar.

An ancient Assyrian Seal depicting the Pomegranate tree as a tree of life symbol. The tree wears a crown and above it is the Sun God.

~ Blessed Sumerians had a better medical knowledge than the middle ages. One of the earliest known descriptions of epilepsy comes from a Sumerian/Akkadian cuneiform medical text known as the Diagnostic Handbook, a medical treatise recorded on clay tablets that was copied over and over again from C.3000BC

massarrah: “One of the earliest known descriptions of epilepsy comes from an Akkadian cuneiform medical text known as the Diagnostic Handbook, a medical treatise recorded on clay tablets that was copied over and over again from the late second.

In 1849, Austin Henry Layard discovered 22,000 clay tablets in the Ancient Sumerian city of Nineveh, Iraq. The tablets contain cuneiform script, created by the Sumerians 6,000 years ago. The Ancient drawings include Neptune,Uranus & Pluto - planets not known by modern peoples until 1846, 1781, & 1930 respectively & describe the earth rotating around the sun. . .

Zecharia Sitchin Author Of The Earth Chronicles

A book on alien civilization Anunnaki from Nibiru, their relationship with Sumerians. Read about these ancient astronauts trip to earth and their mingling with

Sumerian stele of Ur Nammu. Ur is where Abram was told by God to leave, later God changed his name to Abraham.

Sumerian stele of Ur Nammu, Ur is the oldest known existant law code surviving…

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