Language

Prophecy of Christ via LDS Media Library
KnoWhy #324
"I, Nephi … was taught somewhat in all the learning of my father; … yea, having had a great knowledge of the goodness and the mysteries of God, therefore I make a record of my proceedings in my days."
1 Nephi 1:1
Nahom Altar
KnoWhy #19
“And it came to pass that Ishmael died, and was buried in the place which was called Nahom.”
1 Nephi 16:34
Sariah
KnoWhy #8
“And it came to pass that after we had come down into the wilderness unto our father, behold, he was filled with joy, and also my mother, Sariah, was exceedingly glad, for she truly had mourned because of us.”
1 Nephi 5:1
Lehi in the desert
KnoWhy #5
“O that thou mightest be like unto this river, continually running into the fountain of all righteousness! … O that thou mightest be like unto this valley, firm and steadfast, and immovable in keeping the commandments of the Lord!”
1 Nephi 2:9–10
Hieratic Ostracon from Arad
KnoWhy #4
“Yea, I make a record in the language of my father, which consists of the learning of the Jews and the language of the Egyptians”
1 Nephi 1:2