3,000-year-old inscription could be oldest discovered evidence of Hebrew language

By Timothy Cockes LACHISH, Israel (BP) — A written inscription spelling the biblical name “Jerubbaal” or “Yeruba’al,” has been found during an archaeological dig in a Southern District of Israel, according to media reports. The five-letter inscription, written on a jug and dated around the 12th or 11th century BCE, was found by researchers at “Khirbat er-Ra‘I”, […]