Journal of Ancient, Modern and Digital Scripts and Inscriptions

Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Ahmed Mansour
Abgadiyat is a scientific peer-reviewed journal co-published by Brill and the Writing and Scripts Center affiliated to Bibliotheca Alexandrina. Its Arabic name means “alphabets".

Abgadiyat’s scope is the study, documentation, conservation, and interpretation of writing, calligraphy, paleography, epigraphy, and inscriptions throughout the world. The journal publishes new academic research in these areas to help better understand the history of all types of ancient writing and how they developed into current writing systems. Abgadiyat promotes the study of inscriptions and the history of writing universally and seeks to raise awareness and further knowledge about the relationships between ancient scripts, paleography, calligraphy, and epigraphy.
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Author: Ahmed Mansour
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A (Coffin) Text Puzzle
لغز أحد نصوص (التوابيت)
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Commentaries and Discursive Texts in Ancient Egypt
التعليقات والنصوص الاستدلالية في مصر القديمة
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Syntax and Semantics of the Rite: An approach to the rituality of the Book of Amduat
بناء الجملة ودلالات الطقوس: مقاربة لطقوس كتاب العالم الآخر
Author: Mariano Bonanno
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Experiences and Challenges in Deciphering the Book of the Dead papyrus Havana
تجارب وتحديات في فك رموز بردية هافانا التي تحوي كتاب الموتى
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Graffiti de voyageurs dans la pyramide « Rouge »
جرافيتي الرحالة في الهرم (الأحمر)
Author: Franck Monnier
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Abydian Stelae Bearing Foreign Names
لوحات من أبيدوس تحمل أسماء أجنبية
Author: Noha A. Khaled
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Two Demotic Ostraca of Unknown Provenances
كسرتان من الفخار بالخط الديموطيقي مجهولتا المصدر
Author: Maha Akeel
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Zacharias the Priest between Liturgical Texts and Images
زكريا الكاهن بين النصوص الليتورجية والصور
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“My husband shall be master over my whole offering” The Coptic Testament of Tsible, daughter of Gapatios, P. KRU 69
" زوجي سيكون مالك كل قرابيني " P. KRU69 وصية بالخط القبطي لتسيبلي ابنة جاباتيوس،
Author: Muhammady Fathy
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