Ostracon An ostracon Greek ostrakon, plural ostraka is a piece of pottery, usually broken off from a vase or other earthenware vessel In an archaeological or epigraphical context, ostraca refer to sherds or even small pieces of stone that have writing scratched into them Usually these are considered to have been broken off before the writing was added ancient Coptic Dictionary Online Translation LEXILOGOS Coptic keyboard Coptic language a course of lessons, by Nabil Isshak The Egyptian Coptic language, by Eitan Grossman Tonio Sebastian Richter studies about the Coptic language, by Tonio Sebastian Richter Egyptian Coptic and comparative linguistics in the century from Schlegel to Fink, early encounters Coptic noun phrases by Egedi Barbara, thesis Versions of the New Testament SkyPoint Communications Versions of the New Testament Contents Introduction Anglo Saxon Arabic Armenian Coptic Sahidic, Bohairic, Other Coptic versions Ethiopic Georgian Gothic Latin Old Latin, Vulgate Old Church Slavonic Syriac Diatessaron, Old Syriac, Peshitta, Philoxenian, Harklean, Palestinian, Karkaphensian Udi Alban, Alvan Introduction The New Testament was written in Greek. Hieratic Hieratic h a r t k Ancient Greek , translit hieratik, lit priestly is a cursive writing system used for Ancient Egyptian, and the principal script used to write that language from its development in the rd millennium BCE until the rise of Demotic in the mid st millennium BCE It was primarily written in ink with a reed pen on papyrus. Reflections on the Qeiyafa Ostracon Epigraphy Doug Mangum has some on the Qeiyafa Inscription Of particular interest are Christopher Rollston s caution not to believe the hype, and photos and line drawings of the ostracon from the official Egyptian Hieroglyphs Ancient History Encyclopedia The Egyptian hieroglyphic script was one of the writing systems used by ancient Egyptians to represent their language Because of their pictorial elegance, Herodotus and other important Greeks believed that Egyptian hieroglyphs were something sacred, so they referred to them as holy writing Thus, the word hieroglyph comes from the Greek hiero holy and glypho writing. Late Egyptian Grammar, nd English Edition From The Community Try Prime Books Egyptological Book Series Online egyptologyforum Egyptological Book Series Online version Compiled for the Egyptologists Electronic Forum by Michael Tilgner, with major additions by Alain Dautant For additions and corrections, feel free to write to the editor. The below list of links to digitised book series includes TEXTUAL CRITICISM OF THE BIBLE faithbibleonline TEXTUAL CRITICISM OF THE BIBLE Textual Criticism is the science of studying ancient manuscripts to determine the authentic text of the Bible It is sometimes called Lower Criticism. EEF NEWS egyptologyforum Feb , Overview of lectures and exhibitions on Ancient Egypt EEF NEWS is an email newsletter posted on the EEF mailinglist It appears every week, on Thursday.