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Bibil Identifier bibil:247449
Publication Type Book
Title (English, Long) Studies in Aramaic Inscriptions and Onomastics III
Title (English, ) Ma'lana
Author Lipiński, Edward
Series Orientalia Lovaniensia Analecta (Volume: 200)
Year (Publication) 2010
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2010
Year (Copyright) 2010
Year (Reference) 2010
Library BCU/Dorigny, Lausanne
Signature USA 40563
Place 22:809.22
Publishing house Uitgeverij Peeters
Place Leuven – Paris – Walpole, MA
ISBN 978-90-429-2380-5
Edition number 1
Language English
Pages xvii Pages
308 Pages
height in cm 25
Genre Original
Abstract The description, location, chronology, and nature of the bilingual archive from Ma'lana, called Ma'allanate by Assyriologists, is followed by the up-dated analysis of all the Aramaic texts and epigraphs, as well as of the proper names, occurring there or related to them. This material, so far scattered in a dozen of different publications, is now collected and reorganized in four chapters. All the texts dealt with date to ca. 700-620 B.C., from the office tenure of Hadddiy, the palace prefect of Queen Naqi'a/Zakutu, to the time of Sehr-nuri under the reign of Sîn-sarra-iskun. These chapters are followed by a palaeographic study of the inscriptions, presented with facsimiles, a detailed grammatical analysis, and a study of the legal contents of the deeds in light of parallel documents. There follow indices of proper names, subjects treated, sources used, and modern authors. A list of illustrations completes the volume.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Ancient Near East : Ancient Near East (in general) : Languages / Epigraphy : Semitic Languages : North-West Semitic : Aramaic : Middle Aramaic
Thesaurus BiBIL : Unbound Keywords : Onomastic
Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Text : Manuscripts : Paleography
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