Why were scribes honored in egypt?

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Date created: Thu, Jan 28, 2021 4:10 AM
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Scribes were people in ancient Egypt (usually men) who learned to read and write. Scribes were honored because they held records and accounts. These women would have been trained as scribes so that they could read medical texts… Scribes not only kept records, they also often played a supervisory role in society.

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