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29 relations: Akkadian language, Amarna letter EA 19, Amarna letter EA 325, Amarna letter EA 362, Amarna letters, An (cuneiform), Anson Rainey, Assyria, Biridiya, Claude F. A. Schaeffer, Cuneiform, Epic of Gilgamesh, Hittite language, I (cuneiform), Ia (cuneiform), La (cuneiform), Mari, Syria, Meš, Megiddo, Na (cuneiform), Neo-Assyrian Text Corpus Project, Old Babylonian, Scribe, Segue, Simo Parpola, Sumerogram, U (cuneiform), Ud (cuneiform), William L. Moran.

Akkadian language

Akkadian (akkadû, ak.kADû) is an extinct east Semitic language (part of the greater Afroasiatic language family) that was spoken in ancient Mesopotamia.

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Amarna letter EA 19

Amarna letter EA 19, is a tall clay tablet letter of 13 paragraphs, in relatively pristine condition, with some minor flaws on the clay, but a complete enough story, that some included words can complete the story of the letter.

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Amarna letter EA 325

Amarna letter EA 325, titled: "Preparations Completed (2)," is a shorter-length clay tablet Amarna letter from Yidya the governor-'mayor' of Ašqaluna-(Ashkelon).

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Amarna letter EA 362

Amarna letter EA 362, titled: "A Commissioner Murdered," is a finely-inscribed clay tablet letter from Rib-Haddi, the mayor/'man' of the city of Byblos, (Gubla of the letters).

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Amarna letters

The Amarna letters (sometimes referred to as the Amarna correspondence or Amarna tablets) are an archive, written on clay tablets, primarily consisting of diplomatic correspondence between the Egyptian administration and its representatives in Canaan and Amurru during the New Kingdom.

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An (cuneiform)

The cuneiform an sign, (or sumerogram AN), is a common, multi-use sign, a syllabic for an, and an alphabetic sign used for a, or n; it is common in both the Epic of Gilgamesh over hundreds of years, and the 1350 BC Amarna letters, and other cuneiform texts.

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Anson Rainey

Anson Frank Rainey (January 11, 1930 – February 19, 2011) was Professor Emeritus of Ancient Near Eastern Cultures and Semitic Linguistics at Tel Aviv University.

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Assyria, a major Mesopotamian East Semitic kingdom and empire of the Ancient Near East, existed as an independent state for a period of approximately nineteen centuries, from the 25th century BC to 605 BC, spanning the mid to Early Bronze Age through to the late Iron Age.

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Biridiya was the ruler of Megiddo in the 14th century BC.

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Claude F. A. Schaeffer

Claude Frédéric-Armand Schaeffer (1898–1982) was a French archeologist, born in Strasbourg, who led the French excavation team that began working on the site of Ugarit, the present day Minet el-Beida in 1929, leading to the uncovering of the Ugaritic religious texts.

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Cuneiform script or is one of the earliest systems of writing, distinguished by its wedge-shaped marks on clay tablets, made by means of a blunt reed for a stylus.

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Epic of Gilgamesh

The Epic of Gilgamesh is an epic poem from ancient Mesopotamia.

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Hittite language

Hittite (natively " of Neša"), also known as Nesite and Neshite, is the extinct language once spoken by the Hittites, an Indo-European people who created an empire centred on Hattusa in north-central Anatolia (modern-day Turkey).

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I (cuneiform)

The cuneiform i sign is a common use vowel sign.

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Ia (cuneiform)

The cuneiform ia sign, is a combined sign, containing i (cuneiform) ligatured with a (cuneiform); it has the common meaning in the suffix form -ia, for the meaning of "-mine".

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La (cuneiform)

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Mari, Syria

Mari (modern Tell Hariri), was an ancient Semitic city in Syria.

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The cuneiform MEŠ, or meš is a plural form attached at the end of Mesopotamian cuneiform words as a suffix.

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Megiddo may refer to.

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Na (cuneiform)

The cuneiform na sign is a common, multi-use sign, a syllabic for na, and an alphabetic sign used for n, or a; it is common in both the Epic of Gilgamesh over hundreds of years, and the 1350 BC Amarna letters.

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Neo-Assyrian Text Corpus Project

In the Neo-Assyrian Text Corpus Project, the following works are published.

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Old Babylonian

Old Babylonian may refer to.

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A scribe is a person who writes books or documents by hand in hieroglyphics, cuneiform or other scripts and may help keep track of records.

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A segue is a smooth transition from one topic or section to the next.

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Simo Parpola

Simo Parpola (born 4 July 1943) is a Finnish archaeologist, currently professor of Assyriology at the University of Helsinki.

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A Sumerogram is the use of a Sumerian cuneiform character or group of characters as an ideogram or logogram rather than a syllabogram in the graphic representation of a language other than Sumerian, such as Akkadian or Hittite.

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U (cuneiform)

The cuneiform U sign, is found in both the 14th century BC Amarna letters and the Epic of Gilgamesh.

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Ud (cuneiform)

The cuneiform ud sign, also ut, and with numerous other syllabic uses, as well as multiple sumerogramic uses is a common sign for the mid 14th-century BC Amarna letters and the Epic of Gilgamesh.

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William L. Moran

William Lambert Moran (August 11, 1921 – December 19, 2000) was an American Assyriologist.

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