historical linguistics

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Leading linguists from all over the world declared Brahui an ancient language during a seminar called International Conference on Brahui Language and Culture, held at Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad.
The phenomenon is explored in ancient languages of the Mediterranean: Hittite, Greek, Akkadian, and Egyptian and other others.
Fadel Ali Mohamed, the Libyan Professor of Archaeology and Ancient Languages, with the Golden Order of Phoenix.
The MNA mentioned that the Brahvi is considered to be one of the ancient languages of the sub-continent and is spoken in Sindh, other parts of the country and Gulf states besides Balochistan province.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Ancient languages hold a treasure trove of information about the culture, politics and commerce of millennia past.
They spend their thousands for their kids to learn, Socially ambitious; and with money to burn, Ancient languages taught from epochs long passed, A schoolboy freemasons, so many contacts amassed.
An ancient Anatolian root emerged whether the researchers combined linguistic data or separately considered the 20 ancient languages and 83 modern ones.
He added that the mission, in association with the University of Thi-Qar, organized a lecture on the effect of environment on the Sumerian civilization and would arrange for another one in English on ancient languages in addition to a concluding five-day workshop for the students of the mass communication college on antiquities, tourism and the media.
The talking dictionaries initiative from National Geographic Society's Enduring Voices project is an attempt to prevent these ancient languages being forgotten.
Watson showed off its encyclopedic knowledge of topics ranging from ancient languages to fashion design, along with a few glitches.
The treasures included 8,000 inscriptions in ancient languages, he said,
Worthington, who specializes in the study of Babylonian language and literature, said he got the idea of posting audio recordings of the ancient tongue to the web because "the questions which students of ancient languages most frequently hear from laymen are: 'How did they sound?
London, July 21 (ANI): Latin, one of the most ancient languages, may be on the road to revival as celebrity tattoos spark a craze for the language amongst school goers.
THE greatest influences in English come from the ancient languages of Greece and Latin.
Though J K Rowling's use of Latin in her Harry Potter series has helped to revive interest in the ancient languages, numbers taking the subjects at school are at a depressing all-time low.