Sanchuniathon sentence example

sanchuniathon
  • That any writings of Sanchuniathon ever existed it is impossible to say.
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  • Sakun-yathon (Sanchuniathon), `Abd-sasom, Sed-yathon, and fresh ones are continually being discovered.
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  • For Sanchuniathon is a mere literary fiction; and Philo's treatment is vitiated by an obvious attempt to explain the whole system of religion on the principles of Euhemerus, an agnostic who taught the traditional mythology as primitive history, and turned all the gods and goddesses into men and women; and further by a patriotic desire to prove that Phoenicia could outdo Greece in the venerable character of its traditions, that in fact Greek mythology was simply a feeble and distorted version of the Phoenician.'
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