Re: New contribution

From: Dean Snyder (
Date: Wed May 05 2004 - 06:45:42 CDT

Mark E. Shoulson wrote at 12:11 AM on Wednesday, May 5, 2004:

>The Samaritan newsletter A-B is available both in Square Hebrew and in
>Samaritan-script editions.

Which, by the way, is an argument AGAINST encoding Canaanite/Phoenician
separately from Hebrew AND encoding Samaritan separately from Hebrew.
(Compare, for example, the 7th century BC Hebrew seal glyphs with the
medieval and modern Samaritan glyphs in samples 5 & 6 of the attachment I
emailed yesterday.)


Dean A. Snyder

Assistant Research Scholar
Manager, Digital Hammurabi Project
Computer Science Department
Whiting School of Engineering
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3400 North Charles Street
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, Maryland, USA 21218

office: 410 516-6850
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