picture writing developed by ancient Egyptians
Plant that grows on Nile River used by the Egyptians to make a type of paper for writing.
Family of rulers whose right to rule is hereditary
Title of rulers of ancient Egypt.
Form of government that unites different territories and peoples under one rule.
Belief in many gods.
Belief in one god.
Discovered by Napoleon- translated heiroglyphics(3 language Demodic, Greek, and Hieroglyphics)
Specially trained person who knows how to read, write, and keep records.
Practice of preserving dead bodies.
Wedge shaped writing of ancient Sumerians
Curved structure over an opening.
Pyramid dedicated to the chief god/goddess on an ancient Sumerian city-state.
Political unit made up of the city and surrounding land.
Babylonian king; made laws for society
Ruler of Chaldeans; rebuilt Babylon; known for the Hanging Gardens of Babylon.
Exchange of one good or service for another.
Known for trading, glass blowing, and purple dye- MOST KNOWN FOR ALPHABET
Founder of the Hebrew people
Led Hebrews out of slavery; Led exodus.
Escape of Hebrews from Egypt.
Jewish holy book.