SYRIA IN THE SCHOLARS EYES:
Many scholars praised Syria. Philip Hitti said: the scholars consider Syria as
the teacher for the human characteristices. Andrea Parrout said : each
civilized person in the world should admit that he has two home country, the one
he was born in and Syria. The German Openhime said: Syria is the archeologists
Language ,writing ALPABET & dictionaries
In the (9th) Millenium man settled in a house, farmed his land
and was trading with his neighbors.
He invented special marks for his business to identify the
goods, and their numbers for instance , a special mud shape
for each numbers, and another shape for each item, Then he
invented the cuneiform writing that had wedge of an object,
representing a word , syllable or sound , It developed into
The Syrian and the Mesopotamia cuneiform writing appeared almost in one time.
SYRIA OFFERED THE WORLD TWO PHOENICIAN ALPHABETS:
The first was Ugarit Cuneiform, dates back to 14 century B.C , in a small piece of
clay was found in Ugarit royal palace The Wole alphabet was written in the
familiar order we use today , A.B ,C… It was a sample for the students of
The other alphabet was invented in Byblos, it was a special letter for each sound ,
dating back to 13 century B.C. Ugarit Alphabet was 100 years in advance , The
Ugaritian language is taught in 40 university in all around
On the Syrian and Mesopotamia lands, Amorits kingdom was established as the
first state in history with its rules and laws.
THE ARTS, PHILISOPHY AND MATHEMATIC:
The most ancient Frescos and Sculptures , Philosophy and Mythology,
Religions and Theories , all were started from this part of the world,
They put the mathematical rules and the scale weights.
IN FEW WORDS SYRIA IS THE PEARL OF ORIENT…