Can We Guess What Ancient Language You Spoke in Another Life?

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By: Emily Maggrett

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Which ancient civilization would you love to watch a TV show about?

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Do you feel that you belong in your own time or in a different one?

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Which of these countries is on your "must-visit" list?

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Are you more of a city kid or a country kid?

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In a world without cars, how would you get around?

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Which of these ancient jobs sounds the most satisfying to you?

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How do you learn best?

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Do you enjoy any of these ancient foods?

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Which ancient menace scares you the most?

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In your opinion, what kind of social structures are necessary for humans to thrive?

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Do you think war is ever justified?

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Would you consider going on any of these frightening expeditions?

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Do you believe that families should stick together?

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Of the following historical figures, which one do you admire the most?

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In your opinion, what is the most intriguing lost civilization?

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Can you cope with warm weather?

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When your friends show you their vacation photos, which images give you FOMO?

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In your opinion, is it ever acceptable for one culture to conquer another?

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Which culture's mythology do you love to hear stories from?

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How would you describe your political stance?

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Which form of modern technology makes you the most uncomfortable?

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Does the idea of living alone in the wilderness thrill or terrify you?

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Which languages do you currently speak?

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Do you identify with any particular type of ancient culture?

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What kind of music do you listen to?

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In your opinion, the best civilizations understand that ... ?

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How would you describe your moral alignment?

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If you had to give up one major amenity of modern civilization, which one would you pick?

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How do you dress on your days off?

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What kind of landscapes trigger a strange feeling of recognition in you?

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About This Quiz

Do you think this is your first time on Earth, or do you believe in reincarnation? If so, you're not alone. The Greek philosopher Plato believed in past lives, and reincarnation is a major precept of religions like Hinduism, Jainism, Buddhism and Sikhism. Even more surprisingly, 25% of U.S. Christians believe in reincarnation, according to America Magazine.

But how can you figure out who you were in a past life? One method is to visit a psychic who specializes in past life regression. Another technique is to let your intuition guide you. What kind of landscapes or objects are you drawn to in the present day? Do you ever feel déjà vu when looking at photos of the past? Have certain skills come suspiciously easily for you?

If you want to investigate your past lives, but aren't sure where to start, this quiz can help. We've prepared a series of personality questions for you that are related to ancient languages. Through answering them carefully, you'll allow us to diagnose which bygone culture you may have experienced firsthand. The truth is, you can learn a lot about who you are by finding out more about who you used to be. So what are you waiting for? Let's get quizzing!

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