Kululu 4 (2.22B)
(584 words)

Subject: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World; Hittite Monumental Inscriptions; Hieroglyphic Inscriptions; Royal Inscriptions

Commentary

This Hieroglyphic Luwian inscription was placed on a round-topped stele, running round all four sides, and broken off at the fourth line, but ending with an appended inscription across the top.1 It is unique in beginning, “I was Ruwa …,” where all other such have “I am….” It is clearly an example of the “speaking dead” addressing an audience from …

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Hawkins, J. D., “Kululu 4 (2.22B)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 19 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_2_22B>



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