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What alphabets were in use in Europe more than 2000 years ago?


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Answered 2017-04-20 19:24:24

The greek one... as it was the world's powerforce (before the common era - to limit the timespace). And of course the latin alphabet... we use it still today.

Some sign alphabets were used too, longer in the north than in the south, due to the territory of influence the Romans had.

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The most prominent alphabet in Europe before the common era was the Greek alphabet.

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