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

By Martha T. Roth

The Chicago Assyrian Dictionary used to be conceived to supply greater than lexical info on my own, greater than a one-to-one similar among Akkadian and English phrases. via proposing each 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 quarter 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 research 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 fantastic thing about their poetry.

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Of TuAratta); I lit torches for you around my hips their (the sheep's) wool is tied KAR 236 r. 17, see Biggs gaziga p. 30; you make 14 knots in the cord SAL ina ina qa-bal muiti in the middle of the night AfO 14 142:41 (bit msiri); they did battle ina qa-bal miii Ugaritica 5 20 r. ) come to Babylon no waists Leichty Izbu II 43, cf. (Siamese in the middle of seeding time? LIH 105:17, twins) ina MURUB 4 -u-nu i tenma ibid. 31; see Frankena, AbB 2 78, cf. KUD TIM 2 152:32 (both OB letters); (courtesy W.

XSIM qd-ab-li-um unpub. , cited MAD 3 224; 184 mazhu base of the middle "finger" of the lung ina uttati qab-li-tum is loose 138:12; omitting hau: Summa Qer imitti medium-quality barley BIN 2 124:3, cf. 65 maz4 ka--e qab-lu-u Camb. 441:3; ubdni qgr umet ubdni qr ubdni MURUB 4 patir CT 20 45 ii 8, and passim, see Qeru A 1 qab-lu-u a 5 ina 1 ammati arki one (beam) of medium quality which is five mng. lb; ina Qerim qd-ab-li-i a ubdnim on the middle ridge of the "finger" RA cubits long VAS 6 148:3 (all NB); see also (said of scales) Hh.

Ibid. 30:30, cf. -Epic "ii" 11, cf. ibid. ), cf. qa-bal-ka MURUB 4 -§U the strong tide whose onslaught cannot be rivaled AKA 223:15; 6arru . . 3887:16, cited Lambert, BiOr 30 363; adi zuharrdtu endja MURUB 4 -ka it--na-ta-la§agalta uttd who overwhelms the attack of the evil- until my .... doers AKA 52 iii 34 (Tigl. I); RN... arru dannu le' MURUB 4 Weidner Tn. 14 No. 6:16, 21 No. 12:24, cf. KAH 2 84:16 (Adn. II), AKA 183 r. ) the enemy's attack ibid. "ii" 26, cf. ukin eliunu namungat MURUB 4 ibid.

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