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The Rosetta Stone is a broken part of a bigger stone slab that has text written in three types of writing (scripts). It allowed experts to learn to read Egyptian hieroglyphs. 

 

Do we know if it reveals anything about the Bible, or is that not its function (i.e. it's not recording passages of history); it is just just passages of script that allows the deciphering of hieroglyphs?

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     It does not contain anything biblical whatsoever.

 

     It contains three forms of script.  Two Egyptian and one Greek.  Since they could read the Greek they used that to start decoding the Egyptian which resulted in finally being able to understand the hieroglyphs.

 

          mwc

 

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1 hour ago, mwc said:

     It does not contain anything biblical whatsoever.

 

     It contains three forms of script.  Two Egyptian and one Greek.  Since they could read the Greek they used that to start decoding the Egyptian which resulted in finally being able to understand the hieroglyphs.

 

          mwc

 

 

Ok thank you for clarifying. 

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The Rosetta Stone text was written about 200 BC and relates to Egyptian administrative business and Ptolemy the 5th.  It was a decree passed by a council of Egyptian priests celebrating the anniversary of the coronation of Ptolemy V Epiphanes as king of Egypt. The Ptolemian rulers of Egypt had no Egyptian blood in them. They were decedents of Ptolemy the first who was a bodyguard and general of Alexander the Great. He was made ruler of Egypt after Alexander and the Macedonians concurred and left Egypt excepting for a small army left behind to control Egypt. Ptolomy the 1st was thought to be the most educated and cultured General of Alexander. Alexander was also very well educated himself and was tutored by Socrates.  The Ptolomian rulers of Egypt were required to pass a great many years of never ending education and all spoke many languages.  Cleopatra was also their direct descendent thought to be wholly of Macedonian blood.  Incest amongst the Ptolomian rulers was almost required to keep the bloodline “pure.”

This was maybe 1,200 years after the Egyptian biblical times of the Bible and the reigns of Pharaohs Seti and Ramesses.

The science of it was the extensive archeology involved and the translation of hieroglyphics into modern languages. 

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