Linguistics in pre-Islamic Arabia


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In this episode we talk to Dr Ahmed Al Jallad, Sofia Chair of Arabic Studies at Ohio State University. Dr Jallad is an expert on the languages and scripts of pre-Islamic Arabia. We talk about the origins of Arabic, the development of the Arabic script, and the inscriptions of the region..

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