First known sentence written in ancient alphabet discovered - on a head lice comb

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Researchers have translated the first sentence written in the ancient language of Canaanites, the people of lands thought to have included parts of Israel, Palestine, Lebanon, Syria, and Jordan. Believed to be the oldest known sentence written in the earliest alphabet, the inscription on the luxury item reads: “May this tusk root out the lice of the hair and the beard.”
24 days ago·Jerusalem, Israel

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