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Cryptic misplaced Canaanite language decoded on ‘Rosetta Stone’-like tablets

Two historical clay tablets found in Iraq and lined from prime to backside in cuneiform writing include particulars of a “misplaced” Canaanite language that has exceptional similarities with historical Hebrew.

The tablets, considered practically 4,000 years previous, report phrases within the nearly unknown language of the Amorite folks, who had been initially from Canaan — the realm that is roughly now Syria, Israel and Jordan — however who later based a kingdom in Mesopotamia. These phrases are positioned alongside translations within the Akkadian language, which may be learn by trendy students.

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