Issue No. 2 October 2007

The second issue of Abgadiyat comprises an outstanding collection of research papers in Arabic, English and French, including studies on Arabic, Hebrew, Ancient Egyptian and Greek writings and scripts in different geographical areas and at different historical eras. Marked by its globalism, the journal highlights the untrodden areas of writing and scripts throughout the history of mankind.

The Abstracts:

(The Arabic Papers have a separate pagination from the English ones).


Pages: 7 - 7

Abbreviations in Ancient Egyptian writing

Wahid Shoaeb
Pages: 14 - 57
Language: Arabic

Scripts and Writing on Coins from the Alexandria Minting House

Siham El Mahdey
Pages: 158 - 172
Language: Arabic

Unpublished Private Shabtis From the Greco-Roman Musuem

Sherine el-Menshawy
Pages: 11 - 21
Language: English

A New "Greatest of the Directors of craftsmen"High priest of Ptah at Memphis) From Mit-Rahinah

Basem el-Sharkawy
Pages: 22 - 29
Language: English

Some Errors in Writing Resulting From Similarity Of Some Hieratic Signs

Salah el-Kholy
Pages: 30 - 35
Language: English

Some Astronomical Hieroglyphs and their Cosmographic and Calligraphic Significance

Amanda-Alice Maravelia
Pages: 36 - 50
Language: English

The Packard Humanities institute (PHI) Greek Epigraphy

Paul A. Iversen
Pages: 51 - 55
Language: English

Spelling The Divine Name- Observation on Jewish Alphabetical Inscription

Matthew J Martin
Pages: 56 - 62
Language: English

Le décor épigraphique sur les moyens d’éclairage à l’époque mameluke en Egypte

Heba Youssef
Pages: 63 - 91
Language: French