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Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Languages, Department of Linguistics and Philology. (Assyriology)ORCID iD: 0000-0003-4184-9468
2013 (English)In: N.A.B.U., ISSN 0989-5671, no 4, 99-100 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

The name of a Sumerian divinity known from Early Dynastic (ca 2600-2350 BCE) Sumerian incantations from Fara and Ebla is analyzed from an equivalency in an Eblaite (ca 2400 BCE) lexical list. The lexical evidence is compared to the deity's potential function in in the incantations.

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Paris: Société pour l'étude du Proche-Orient Ancien , 2013. no 4, 99-100 p.
Keyword [en]
Early Dynastic, ED IIIa, ED IIIb, Sumerian religion, Eblaitic, Ebla, lexical lists, fire gods, Sumerian incantations
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Specific Languages History and Archaeology History of Religions
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URN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-213417OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-213417DiVA: diva2:682251
Available from: 2013-12-26 Created: 2013-12-21 Last updated: 2015-06-10

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