Monday, November 5, 2018

Fact of the Day: Hebrew Revival

Hebrew as a written and spoken language died somewhere between the year 200 and 400. It was revived in the 19th century in both forms, and thus became the first real example of a truly revived dead language.  

9 comments:

  1. Still all greek to me, dead or not.

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  2. Another fact I didn't know. Hope you and Daisy have a great week, Adam. Diana

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  3. That's pretty interesting, and that it came back in the 19th century is pretty amazing. Hugs...RO

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  4. Thanks for sharing. Your facts are always interesting.

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  5. I wonder where Yiddish (German spiced with Hebrew) fits in to all this.

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  6. Wow, that's really interesting!

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  7. I revived a dead language, probably looks great on resumes.

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  8. I wonder if the figures are like letters or like concepts.

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