New Epigraphica from Jordan II: three Safaitic-Greek partial bilingual inscriptions

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New Epigraphica from Jordan II: three Safaitic-Greek partial bilingual inscriptions

Title: New Epigraphica from Jordan II: three Safaitic-Greek partial bilingual inscriptions
Author: Al-Jallad, Ahmadal-Manaser, Ali
Pages: 55-66
Publisher: Leiden Center for the Study of Ancient Arabia (LeiCenSAA)
Issue Date: 2016
Abstract: This paper publishes three new Safaitic-Greek bilingual inscriptions. One of them is the first to contain a translation of the Old Arabic prose into Greek. In addition to their decipherment and translation, the paper offers a few grammatical observations on the Arabic and Greek and remarks on the growing evidence for Arabic-Greek bilingualism in the Harrah.
Description: Safaitic
Greek inscriptions
Literacy
Bilingual inscriptions
Graeco-Arabica
Series/Report no.: Arabian Epigraphic Notes;2016-2
Handle: http://hdl.handle.net/1887/40202
 

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