Early Aramaic (2.76)
(170 words)

Subject: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World; West Semitic Monumental Inscriptions; Seal and Stamp Inscriptions; Seals and Seal Impressions

Commentary

The seal of Hadadezer (Aramaic).1 This seal, found at Saqqarah, Egypt, is inscribed in the Old Aramaic script and orthography of ca. the eighth century bce.

(Belonging) to Hadadezer2

Early Aramaic (2.76)

Notes

^ back to text1. Avigad and Sass 1997 #785; CIS 2:124; Galling 1941 no. 103; Herr 1978 Aram. #1.

^ back to text2. Hadadezer, “Hadad is (my) help,” is a typical Aram. name. Essentially same name appears on an Ara…

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“Early Aramaic (2.76)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 26 May 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_2_76>



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