The English Language

Borrowed Words From
Phoenician

3 Words Listed


Phoenician Language Notes

Phoenician is the extinct language of the ancient Mediterranian empire of Phoenicia. It is an Afrio-Asiatic language.


WordMeaningNotes
Bible book From 'Biblos', the port that exported paper to Greece.
gypsum plaster  
purple   A dye made in Tyre, modern Lebanon.

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