Cuneiform Cuneiform or Sumero Akkadian cuneiform, one of the earliest systems of writing, was invented by the Sumerians It is distinguished by its wedge shaped marks on clay tablets, made by means of a blunt reed for a stylus The name cuneiform itself simply means wedge shaped. Emerging in Sumer in the late fourth millennium BC the Uruk IV period to convey the Sumerian language, which was a Babylonian captivity The Babylonian captivity or Babylonian exile is the period in Jewish history during which a number of people from the ancient Kingdom of Judah were captives in Babylonia.After the Battle of Carchemish in BCE, King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon besieged Jerusalem, resulting in tribute being paid by King Jehoiakim Jehoiakim refused to pay tribute in Nebuchadnezzar s fourth year, which led to Hellenistic Monarchs Sketches in the History of Western Hellenistic Monarchs down to the Roman Empire The Hellenistic Age suffers from some of the same disabilities as Late Antiquity, i.e it doesn t measure up to the brilliance of the Golden Age of Greece and of late Republican and early Imperial Rome. Assyrian, Babylonian, and Persian Empires by Sanderson Beck BECK index Assyrian, Neo Babylonian, and Persian Empires by Sanderson Beck Assyrian Empire BC Assyrian Empire BC Neo Babylonian Empire Babylonia, A History of Ancient Babylon A history of ancient Babylon Babylonia including its cities, laws, kings and legacy to civilization Part Two Part Three Part Four Part Five Can the Babylonian Calendar Help Explain the Ages of Saturn eclipsing the sun, seen from behind from the Cassini orbiter.The image is a composite assembled from images taken by the Cassini spacecraft on September , Public Domain Comparing the Babylonian Saturn Calendar with Genesis Generations Abacus New World Encyclopedia The abacus is a simple, inexpensive, yet powerful tool for calculation Although electronic calculators are replacing it for practical reasons, the use of the abacus continues to be taught in technologically advanced countries such as Japan.Just as with popular board games such as chess, shogi, and go, local, regional, and national competitions in abacus use are held for students. Biblical literature The critical study of biblical Biblical literature The critical study of biblical literature exegesis and hermeneutics Exegesis, or critical interpretation, and hermeneutics, or the science of interpretive principles, of the Bible have been used by both Jews and Christians throughout their histories for various purposes The most common purpose has been discovering the truths and values of the Old and New Testaments by Wake Up New Zealand What Does The Globalist Agenda New Related CDC Director Resigns Showing Conflict of Interest and Big Pharma Influence Still Reigns at the CDC Because most diagnosed cases of the flu aren t the flu So even if you re a true believer in mainstream vaccine theory, you re on the short end of the stick here. History of God s Holy Bible and the so called Jews History of God s Holy Bible and the so called Jews The Etymology of the Word Jew In his classic Facts are Facts, Jewish historian, researcher and scholar Benjamin Freedman writes Jesus is referred as a so called Jew for the first time in the New Testament in the th century.