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Bibil Identifier bibil:216697
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) A New Expression for Adoption from Nuzi and Ekalte
Title (English, ) Some Remarks on the Role of Adoption during the Late Bronze Age
Author Justel, Josué J.
Journal Zeitschrift der Deutschen Morgenländischen Gesellschaft (Volume: 161, Issue: 1)
Year (Publication) 2011
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2011
Year (Copyright) 2011
Year (Reference) 2011
Language English
Pages 1-15 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract The practice of adoption is attested in various periods and areas of the Ancient Near East. This phenomenon is expressed in the documentary evidence by the use of concrete formulae. The author proposes the identification of a modified formula of adoption in a document from Nuzi and another one from Ekalte. Moreover, a brief survey on the special adoptions and ther formulae from the Late Bronze Age is provided.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Unbound Keywords : Adoption
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