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" Hebrew, is certain; and a cursory examination of maoy old inscriptions on pillars and in caves, leaves little doubt, that the Nagari and Ethiopian letters had a similar form. It is supposed, that the Abyssinians of the Arabian stock having no letters,... "
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by Sir William Jones - 1807
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Memoirs of the Life, Writings and Correspondence of Sir William Jones, Volume 1

John Shore Baron Teignmouth - India - 1806 - 531 pages
...old Chaldean,, and sister of the Arabic and Hebrew, is certain ; and a cursory examination of many old inscriptions on pillars and in caves, leaves little...seems probable that the Ethiops of Meroe were the game people with the first Egyptians, and consequently, as it might easily be shewn, with the original...
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Memoirs of the Life, Writings and Correspondence, of Sir William Jones, Volume 2

John Shore Baron Teignmouth - 1806
...the old Chaldean, and sister of the Arabic and Hebrew, is certain ; and a cursory examination of many old inscriptions on pillars and in caves, leaves little...stock having no letters, borrowed those of the black Pngans, whom the Greeks called Troglodytes ; and upon the whole, it seems probable that the Etkiops...
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Memoirs of the Life, Writings and Correspondence, of Sir William Jones, Volume 2

John Shore Baron Teignmouth - Lawyers Great Britain Biography - 1806 - 531 pages
...the old Chaldean, and sister of tbe Arabic and Hebrew, is certain ; and a cursory examination of many old inscriptions on pillars and in caves, leaves little...that the Abyssinians of the Arabian stock having no Idters, borrowed those of the black Pagans, whom the Greeks called Troglodytes ; and upon the whole,...
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Memoirs of the Life, Writings, and Correspondence, of Sir William Jones

John Shore Baron Teignmouth, Sir William Jones - 1807 - 636 pages
...compositions are never dry, tedious, 'nor disgusting; and is certain; and a cursory examination of many old inscriptions on pillars and in caves, leaves little...; and, upon the whole, it seems probable that the Et'iiops of Mcrw were the same people with th" first Egyptians, and consequently, as it might easily...
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Disquisitions in the History of Medicine: Part First, Exhibiting a ..., Volume 1

Richard Millar - Electronic books - 1811 - 342 pages
...characters. 1 believe on the whole * Wilford on Egypt and Nile iu Asiat. Res. vol. III. that the .ZEthiops of Meroe were the same people with the first Egyptians, and consequently, as might easily be shown, with the original Hindus." vol. I. 115, 116. To prove the alliance of kindred...
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Narrative of a Journey in Egypt and the Country Beyond the Cataracts

Thomas Legh - Egypt - 1816 - 157 pages
...by the common appellation, Ethiopians, thus using Ethiop and Indian as convertible terms, observes that the Ethiops of Meroe were the same people with...Egyptians, and consequently, as it might easily be shdwn, with the original Hindus. Third Chamber, thirty-six feet in length and eighteen feet in breadth....
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Discourses delivered before the Asiatic society: and miscellaneous papers on ...

Sir William Jones - 1824
...inventors (if they were not rather the importers) of symbolical characters. I believe on the whole, that the Ethiops of Meroe were the same people with...Egyptians, and consequently, as it might easily be shown, with the original Hindus. To the ardent and intrepid Mr. Bruce, whose travels are to my taste...
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Discourses Delivered Before the Asiatic Society: And Miscellaneous Papers ...

Sir William Jones - Asia - 1824
...inventors (if they were not rather the importers) of symbolical characters. I believe on the whole, that the Ethiops of Meroe were the same people with the first Egyptians, and conseqnently, as it might easily be shown, with the original Hindus. To the ardent and intrepid Mr....
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The Tale of a Modern Genius, Or, The Miseries of Parnassus: In a ..., Volume 3

John Fitzgerald Pennie - 1827
...Abyssinians bear a manifest affinity to those of Asia." Again, discourse viii, " I believe, on the whole, that the Ethiops of Meroe were the same people with...the first Egyptians ; and consequently, as it might be easily shown, with the original Hindus." From this people came, no doubt, the knowledge and religion...
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History of the Negro Race in America from 1619 to 1880: Negroes as Slaves ...

George Washington Williams - African Americans - 1882
...they were not rather the importers) of symbolical characters. I believe on the whole, that the Ethiofs of Meroe were the same people with the first Egyptians, and consequently, as it might easily be shown, with the original Hindus. To the ardent and intrepid MR. BRI'CE, whose travels are to my taste,...
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