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Ancient Egyptian writng (was: [Theory] Types of numerals)

From:R A Brown <ray@...>
Date:Sunday, January 15, 2006, 8:47
Paul Bennett wrote:
> On Sat, 14 Jan 2006 15:34:22 -0500, R A Brown > <ray@...> wrote: > >> the Egyptians only expressed consonants, never vowels) > > > FYI, that's contraversal recently, in the right circles, AIUI.
It must be recent - I thought my info was reasonably up-to-date. Could you point me to the 'right circles' which controvert the accepted wisdom that the phonetic symbols in ancient Egyptian writing represent one, two or three consonants? -- Ray ================================== ================================== MAKE POVERTY HISTORY


Michael Adams <michael.adams@...>