Which language came first, Latin or Greek?

Answer The Greek language predates Latin. While both have been spoken for thousands of years, the Greek language can be traced to texts in the 13th century B.C. Latin's origins date to approximately 750 B... Read More »

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Which modern language is most related to Latin?

Logudorese, a dialect spoken in the central region of the island of Sardinia, is considered to be the living language most similar to Latin. Though Sardinia is officially part of Italy, it has its ... Read More »

When did the Latin language stop being common language?

As the Roman Empire grew, Latin evolved into several regional dialects, which eventually became the Romance languages (Spanish, French and Italian) after the empire fell. What became known as Vulga... Read More »

Which came first: USENET or BBN?

BBN came first. The BBN Technologies Company, founded in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1948, pioneered Internet technology. Their development and research in this field led the way for the arrival ... Read More »

Which encyclopedia came first?

The earliest known encyclopedia consists of 37 articles, was written by a Roman statesmen named Pliny the Elder and was published in A.D. 80. He named his work "Naturalis Historia." English transla... Read More »