Proclamation of Anitta of Kuššar (1.72)
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Subject: Canonical Compositions from the Biblical World; Hittite Canonical Compositions; Royal Focus; Historiography

Proclamation of Anitta of Kuššar (1.72)

Subject: Deut 13:16; Josh 6:26; 1 Kgs 16:34; Isa 25:2; Ezek 26:14; Ezra 4:12–22; 1 Sam 4–6; Judg 6:1; 13:1; 2 Kgs 18–19; Isa 36–37; Jer 12:7; 21:10; Judg 9:45; Josh 8:19

Reign of Pitḫana of Kuššar

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(lines 1–4) (Thus speaks) Anitta, son of Pitḫana, king of Kuššar. Say:1 (Pitḫana) was dear to the Stormgod of the Sky.2 When (Pithana) was dear to the Stormgod of…

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Hoffner, Harry A., Jr., “Proclamation of Anitta of Kuššar (1.72)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 28 May 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_1_72>



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