Sentence Examples


  • He greatly furthered the general knowledge of antiquity by the purchase of the papyrus discovered at Fayum, which was called, after him, the " Rainer papyrus."
  • His Diplomes et chartres de l'epoque Merovingienne sur papyrus et sur velin were published in 1844.
  • Of this there is other evidence; a Leiden papyrus names Etum as the wife of the Semitic fire-god Reshpu.
  • For instance, up until recently in the long march of time, our primary method for storing information was on pieces of wood sliced extremely thin and bound together with thread—an approach not far removed from papyrus, a four-thousand-year-old technology.
  • Linguistic or numerical listing was employed and the storage media were clay tablets, papyrus codices, leather scrolls or hieroglyphics.

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