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The Chicago Assyrian Dictionary was once conceived to supply greater than lexical details by myself, greater than a one-to-one an identical among Akkadian and English phrases. through offering every one be aware in a significant context, often with a whole and idiomatic translation, it recreates the cultural milieu and hence 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 develop into a useful resource for the learn of the civilisations of the traditional close to East, their political and cultural background, their achievements within the sciences of medication, astronomy, arithmetic, and linguistics, and never least the undying fantastic thing about their poetry.
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A preparation of cereals); Nuzi; Hurr. word; wr. gal-te-ni-wa-al HSS 9 44:7, GAR-al-ti-ni-wa HSS 13 122:19. narkabtaimu la mahri ga-lit-ta(var. -turn) irkab he mounted the terrifying chariot (drawn by) the irresistible storm-demons En. el. IV 50; gal-tu melammulunu sahip hursani his awe-inspiring splendor covers the mountains Gilg. IX ii 8, cf. gal-tu me-lam-mu-Su ui-saah-ha-pu na-gab za-a-a-ri (var. ME- gal-te-ni-wa x g. barley, x g. wheat HSS 13 428:5f. (translit. only), and passim in this text, cf.
I BE 6/1 84:17 and CT 8 2a:9, gi. a CT 6 25b:7 (all OB); gis. i = ta-k[al-tu] ga[l-la-bi] barber's leather tool bag Hh. IV 31, cf. i = ta-kal-[tum] gal-l[a-bi] Hh. ); gal-la-bi barber's stool Hh. I agib if he sits on a barber's stool CT 39 39:6 (SB Alu), cf. CT 41 33 r. 5 (Alu (mng. I ARM 6 49:11. I UET 3 1013 r. 1', 1277:5 (Ur III), BIN 9 417:11 (early OB), LIH 107 (OB). and activities which from OB on have all been equated with the term gallabu. 5 RA 25 38 i 2 (but s u. 6 MAD 1 No. 241:5), Hussey Sumerian Tablets 1 18 viii 2', RTC 95 r.
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. Sugmuru a) to cause to spend, b) to give in full, c) to hold together - a) to cause to gu-um-mur-ka libbi ana eped tuqunti your heart is wholly given to fighting Gilg. XI 5; PN sa ... ) it completely ABL 526:9 (NA); kaspu ga-mur tadin the silver spend: libbaou gu-um-mu-ru ana beli unahanni u kaspam madam iu-a-ag- ma-ra-ni he is cheating me and causes me to spend much money VAT 9215:49 (OA), translit.