Ancient Macedonian

Ancient Macedonian can refer to:

  • Ancient Macedonians, inhabitants of Macedon
  • Ancient Macedonian language

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Ancient Macedonian Language
... Ancient Macedonian was the language of the ancient Macedonians ... that there was no other written language in ancient Macedonia but Greek, and recent epigraphic discoveries suggest that ancient Macedonian was a variety of the Northwestern Greek dialects ...
Ancient Macedonians - Language
... Although Macedonian continued to be spoken well into Antigonid times, Attic became the prevalent oral dialect not only in Macedonia, but throughout the Macedonian-ruled ... Attempts to classify Ancient Macedonian are made difficult by the paucity of surviving Ancient Macedonian texts, as it was a primarily oral language and most archeological ... coins, and the occasional passage in ancient sources ...

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