Assyrian Dictionary of the Oriental Institute of the by Martha T. Roth

By Martha T. Roth

The Chicago Assyrian Dictionary was once conceived to supply greater than lexical details on my own, greater than a one-to-one similar among Akkadian and English phrases. by means of providing every one observe in a significant context, frequently with a whole and idiomatic translation, it recreates the cultural milieu and therefore in lots of methods assumes the functionality of an encyclopedia. Its resource fabric levels in time from the 3rd millennium BC to the 1st century advert, and in geographic zone from the Mediterranean Sea within the west to the Zagros Mountains within the east. The Chicago Assyrian Dictionary has turn into a useful resource for the learn of the civilisations of the traditional close to East, their political and cultural historical past, their achievements within the sciences of drugs, astronomy, arithmetic, and linguistics, and never least the undying great thing about their poetry.

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BABBAR I GIN la tc-a-ag-ma-ar-ni-a-ti do not cheat us and do not make us spend (even) one shekel of silver (without reason) CCT 1 45:37 house ABL 917 r. 15 (NB). ). b) to give in full: DN ... nemeqi i4-d-agmi-ir-u ... DN, umada 4-9a-ag-mi-ir-§u DN gave him all wisdom, DN2 gave him all physical strength (cf. mng. ), dupl. CT 26 21.

Cf. la : MIN ul MIN ibid. SID-Ju-nu ga-me-er Boyer Contribution 135:10 (OB). II 169, is right and left) CT 25 15 ii 7 (SB list of gods); 3'to render (a final verdict, decision): di. til : di-in-,u ga-m[i-ir] the final verdict is rendered for him Ai. VII i 31, cf. til : MIN la ga-mi-[ir] ibid. ), cf. mng. 3d. gu-um-ra-§u-nu-di-im u tem dinim 5a ta-gaam-ma-ra-u-nnua-i-im upranim render them a final verdict and also send me a report on the verdict which you intend to render as 2' to control: RN ...

Gam-mur tadin VAS 1 98:5, cf. , TCL 9 58 and 63, ABL 609:6; IT] ga-mur ittalak the month is completely over ABL 673 r. MES ug-dam-me-ru PN has finished (copying the series) "Evil Demons" ABL 447:17 (NA), cf. 10 i-si-ta-te ga-mur (mng. obscure) ADD 915 iii 4, also 1 bi-i-bi la ga-mur ADD 917 ii 10, 13 and 20. "Hired-Man" star has completely set ABL (in obscure 82 r. ) u-ga-mur h) other occs. -- 1' with libbu: libbau ana belija ug-da-am-me-er he has given his heart context) ADD 90 r. 4, coll. ARU 128.

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