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Bibil Identifier bibil:202467
Publication Type Book
Title (English, Long) Godlists from Old Babylonian Nippur in the University Museum, Philadelphia
Author Peterson, Jeremiah
Series Alter Orient und Altes Testament (Volume: 362)
Year (Publication) 2009
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2009
Year (Copyright) 2009
Year (Reference) 2009
Library BCU/Dorigny, Lausanne
Signature SBB 3/362
Place 930.271(35)
Department Antiquité
Publishing house Ugarit-Verlag
Place Münster
ISBN 978-3-86835-019-7
Edition number 1
Language English
Pages x Pages
140 Pages
xxvii pl. Pages
height in cm 24.5
Genre Original
Abstract The primary goal of this volume is to present the godlists that are known from Old Babylonian Nippur, specifically those housed in the Babylonian Section of the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. It also aims to establish that a notably diverse variety of godlists, including the Nippur godlist, a possible duplicate of the so-called "Genouillac godlist" and perhaps the so-called 'Weidner godlist,' as well as several other unparalleled godlists, were in various degrees of circulation at Old Babylonian Nippur. The commentary that is furnished in this edition focuses primarily on establishing the proper reading of the respective divine name if ambiguities exist, and, to a secondary extent, to document other attestations of the divine name in question, with an emphasis on the contemporary period and locale.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Ancient Near East : Mesopotamia (Elam, Mari, Sumer, Babylon, Assyria) : Babylon : Literature : Wisdom Texts : Lists
Thesaurus BiBIL : Ancient Near East : Mesopotamia (Elam, Mari, Sumer, Babylon, Assyria) : Babylon : Religion
Genres Edition (Original Text)
Commentary
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