the name that refers to the ancient inscriptions found by the romans in egypt before christ.
although these inscriptions are not well known, they are among the most important documents in the history of the world, because they are sources that influenced platonism/neoplatonism. and, platonism is the doctrinal basis of all major beliefs today.
the inscriptions were found in fragments at the time. estimates suggest that its contents were transferred from sumerian babylon.