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Re: Kassi Script

From:Ray Brown <ray.brown@...>
Date:Sunday, June 13, 2004, 4:44
On Saturday, June 12, 2004, at 12:14 , Barbara Barrett wrote:

> Soory bout this; it got shuffled and I didn't notice till now. BB
>> IIRC the Greeks had it both ways - attributing letters both to the god >> Hermes/Thoth and to an historical personage who's name escapes me for the >> moment ;-).
Kadmos, king of Thebes (i.e. the Thebes in Boiotia, Grrece, not the Thebes in Egypt) - he was credited with introducing Phoenician letters to Greece. Ray =============================================== (home) (work) =============================================== "A mind which thinks at its own expense will always interfere with language." J.G. Hamann, 1760


Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>