What is Aramaic? An old West Asian language

By |2019-01-30T09:40:41-07:00September 14th, 2017|Bronze age, Literature, West Asia|

Aramaic language: Comparing different ancient alphabets When did Aramaic get going? As people began to settle down in towns in West Asia, about 4000 BC, they began to speak differently from their neighbors. Some people spoke Hebrew, some spoke Arabic, some spoke Akkadian. The people who lived in Syria spoke Aramaic. More about Arabic Who were the Akkadians? [...]