Re: New contribution

From: Peter Kirk (
Date: Tue May 04 2004 - 11:36:47 CDT

On 03/05/2004 18:56, Michael Everson wrote:

> At 10:17 -0700 2004-05-03, Peter Kirk wrote:
>> Semiticists are allowed to continue to do what they are doing if your
>> proposal is accepted, but if they don't, in your opinion they lack
>> common sense.
> Semiticists seem to transliterate Phoenican-script text into Latin or
> Hebrew, and do not normally use the Phoenician glyphs at all.

Well, Michael, you quoted in your proposal several cases in which they
do use Phoenician script. If the editors of these texts lack common
sense, should you quote them in your proposal? :-)

Peter Kirk (personal) (work)

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