Mnamon

Ancient writing systems in the Mediterranean

A critical guide to electronic resources

Ugaritic

- 14-12th century BC


Online resources



Online documents

  1. Studi Epigrafici e Linguistici sul Vicino Oriente antico
    Page from the journal Studi Epigrafici e Linguistici sul Vicino Oriente antico. It contains many issues in full-text format.
  2. P. Day, The Decipherment of Ugaritic
    Paper by P. Day on the history of decipherment of Ugaritic. Published in Studi Epigrafici e Linguistici 2002
  3. Ugarit Ritual Texts
    Paper by Dennis Pardee, professor at the University of Chicago, on Ugaritic ritual texts (2002).
  4. Syria - online journal (in Persée)
    Page from the journal Syria published by the Institut Français du Proche-Orient. It contains all issues in full-text format starting from 1920 until 2005. The first news about the discovery and finds at Ugarit were published in it.
  5. Syria - online journal
    Page from the journal Syria published by the Institut Français du Proche-Orient. It contains all issues starting from 2006 in full-text format.

Institutions, centers for study and research

  1. Mission archéologique de Ras Shamra
    Official site of the archeological mission at Ras Shamra - Ugarit.

Academic materials

  1. Ugaritic WikiSpace
    A Wiki dedicated to the Ugaritic language which contains the alphabet and grammar lessons.
  2. Edinburgh Ras Shamra Project
    Many different resources on the findings at Ugarit with images of texts and archeological finds

Museums and collections

  1. Louvre Museum. Collection of Near Eastern Antiquities, the Levant.
    Collection from the Louvre museum. There are many finds from Ugarit

Bibliography

  1. Bibliography of Ugaritic grammar
    A bibliography of Ugaritic grammar and Biblical Hebrew Grammar in the Twentieth Century by Marc S. Smith