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1700-year-old Greek epitaph of Jewish woman translated

BYU associate professor of ancient scripture Lincoln H. Blumell recently translated a 1,700-year-old inscription written in ancient Greek on an Epitaph from Egypt. Epitaph of Helene, Egypt, 3rd century AD [Credit: Jaren Wilkey/BYU]The small limestone epitaph, which is just slightly larger than the size of an iPad, was discovered in a collection of Greek and Coptic artifacts in the Rare Books Department at the University of Utah’s J....

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