Unspoken to national tongue 😮 #isreal #language #nationallanguage #incredible

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Israel is the only country to have revived an unspoken language and establish it as its national tongue. Due mainly to the determination of Eliezer Ben-Yehuda (1858-1922), the ancient Hebrew language, which for centuries was used only its biblical form for studying traditional Jewish texts, became the national language of the modern State of Israel.

Source: https://unitedwithisrael.org/fact-israel-is-the-only-country-to-revive-a-dead-language-as-its-national-tongue/