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VEGA, or Vocabulary of Ancient Egypt, represents an innovation in the field of Egyptology. This unique online digital dictionary is the fruit of public/private sector collaboration within the Archimede LabEx at University Paul-Valéry Montpellier, as well as research by Egyptologists, and informatics and design methods. Thanks to VEGA, all users – amateurs and professionals, beginning students and linguistic experts – will be able to study words in Egyptian vocabulary, accessing the latest academic information available on the subject online.

VEGA, or Vocabulary of Ancient Egypt, represents an innovation in the field of Egyptology. This unique online digital dictionary is the fruit of public/private sector collaboration within the Archimede LabEx at University Paul-Valéry Montpellier, as well as research by Egyptologists, and informatics and design methods. Thanks to VEGA, all users – amateurs and professionals, beginning students and linguistic experts – will be able to study words in Egyptian vocabulary, accessing the latest academic information available on the subject online.

Field: Egyptology
Establishments: UPVM, CNRS
Inventors / Laboratories: Archeology of Mediterranean Societies (UMR 5140)
Intellectual property: Software
Funding: N/A
Partnerships: Industry