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Royal Land Grant (3.109)

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Contributor(s): Hallo, William W.
Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Akkadian Archival Documents; Contracts; Property Conveyances from Ugarit Royal Land Grant (3.109) From the present day on, before Ammistamru, son of Niqmepa, king of Ugarit,1 Kalbiya, son of Kabityanu, has released 6 ikû fields,2 around the fields of the city3 for 520 (shekels) of silver4 to Kurwanu,5 son of Baʾal-azki and to his sons. These fields are granted6 to Kurwanu and to his sons forever. No person shall take away these fields from the hands of Kurwanu, or from the hands of his sons forever. And there is no pilku-service f…

Land Donation by the King (3.108)

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Contributor(s): Hallo, William W.
Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Akkadian Archival Documents; Contracts; Property Conveyances from Ugarit Land Donation by the King (3.108) From the present day on, Niqmaddu,1 son of Ammistamru, king of Ugarit2 has taken the house of Yatarmu, son of Sharupshu, and the fields of Ṣariru with all that they have, and has given them to Bin-ilu, Yaṣiru, and Abi-irshi,3 and their sons forever. In future nobody shall take (it) from their hands. It is a grant forever. The seal of Niqmaddu, son of Ammistamru, king of Ugarit. First the king gave them and, secondly, 200…

Land Sale (3.106)

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Contributor(s): Hallo, William W.
Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Akkadian Archival Documents; Contracts; Property Conveyances from Ugarit Land Sale (3.106) Subject: Gen 41:43 From the present day on, before witnesses, Iliya, son of Siniya, and Padiya, his brother, and his sons sold 4 ( ikû)1 which are among the fields of Ṣaʾu2 for 180 (shekels) of silver3 to Sharelli,4 the queen. (These) 4 ( ikû) fields are bound like the sunny day5 to Sharelli, the queen,6 forever. Witness: Shipiṭ-Baʾal.7 Witness: Shubammu. Witness: Abdi-Milki,8 son of Yakunu. Witness: Anantenu, son of Bin…

Land Donation for Service Rendered (3.107)

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Contributor(s): Hallo, William W.
Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Akkadian Archival Documents; Contracts; Property Conveyances from Ugarit Land Donation for Service Rendered (3.107) From the present day on, Ammistamru, son of Niqmepa, king of Ugarit,1 has taken the houses and fields of Abutenu and given them to Abdi-Ḫagab,2 son of Shapidanu, and his sons forever. And the pilku3-service of tradership4 he has to perform.5 Next: while Abdi-Ḫagab performs this pilku-service of tradership, nobody shall take from the hands of Abdi-Ḫagab and from the hands of his sons (and…

Foreclosure and Redistribution of Land (3.105)

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Contributor(s): Hallo, William W.
Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Akkadian Archival Documents; Contracts; Property Conveyances from Ugarit Foreclosure and Redistribution of Land (3.105) From the present day on, before witnesses: the governor,1 Irib-Ilu2 of Riqdi,3 has taken the house, the fields (and) all that belongs to her,4 from the daughter of Yaknu and the daughter of […]yabi, the nayyālu,5 and has given it to Abdi-Yaraḫ,6 son of Kum-U,7 for 300 (shekels) of silver.8 The fields are bound. In the future, nobody shall take them from the hands of Abdi-Yaraḫ, and from his sons. Witness…

Land Purchase Text (3.103)

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Contributor(s): Hallo, William W.
Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Akkadian Archival Documents; Contracts; Property Conveyances from Ugarit Land Purchase Text (3.103) Munaḫimu1 — the scribe. From the present day on, before witnesses, Rashap-abu and Pidda, his wife, have purchased 4 ikû fields, with olive grove with its slaves, with its (fruit) trees, among the fields of Ṣaʾu2 from Yarimanu, son of Ḫuzamu, for 400 (shekels) of silver.3 The fields (and) olive-grove are bound like the sunny day4 to Rashap-abu and Pidda, his wife, and to their sons forever. If in future Yariman…

Royal Land Grant (3.110)

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Contributor(s): Hallo, William W.
Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Akkadian Archival Documents; Contracts; Property Conveyances from Ugarit Royal Land Grant (3.110) From the present day on, Ammistamru, son of Niqmepa, king of Ugarit1 has given to Yaṣiranu, son of Ḫuṣanu, the village ( ālu) E[—]ish with everything it has forever, (also) to his sons and grandsons. Its grain, its beer ( šikaru)2 of its (the village’s) tithe, and the sheep — the pasturing tax ( ma-aq-qa-du)3 shall be for Yaṣiranu. The silver of the gifts and silver of the bridegroom’s friend and service boys ( sú-sa-pi-in-nu-ti…

Land Purchase Text (3.104)

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Contributor(s): Hallo, William W.
Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Akkadian Archival Documents; Contracts; Property Conveyances from Ugarit Land Purchase Text (3.104) 1 From the present day on, before witnesses, Yashinu, son of Addulanu, freed the dimtu2 which is between the fields of Ḫuppatu3 with the fields of Shuqalu,4 its olive-trees with its orchards (and) vineyards for 400 (shekels) of silver5 from the hands of Aziranu and Abdi-Adati,6 son of Buranu. Further, if in future Aziranu and Abdi-Adati, son of Buranu, and their sons (and) grandsons change their decision,7 they shall pa…