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cdli:wiki is a collaborative project of members of the French CNRS team ArScAn-HAROC (Nanterre), and staff and students in the Faculty of Oriental Studies at the University of Oxford, with contributors in several different countries. The cdli:wiki is currently funded by the Cluster (LabEx) Pasts in the Present through the project "Digital humanities and Assyriology".



Tools are listed in menu on the left. Main topics of the encyclopedic project are listed below:

  • Writing and languages
  • Archives and libraries
  • Religion

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  • The Neo Assyrian Eponyms
    Return to Assyrian Eponyms (limmu) The Neo Assyrian Eponyms Secondary sources * H. Baker, Post-Canonical Eponyms of the Neo-Assyrian Empire, Internet Project * Collective, The Prosopography of the Neo-Assyrian Empire, Vol. 1, Part. I, A. The Neo-Assyrian Text Corpus Project, Helsinki, 1998, especially p. xviii-xx for the post-canonical eponyms.
  • Assyrian Eponyms (limmu)
    Return to Rulers of Mesopotamia Assyrian Eponyms (limmu) On traduit généralement par "éponyme", le terme akkadien limmu, qui désigne un dignitaire donnant son nom à l'année en cours. Le système des éponymes est une institution typiquement assyrienne. En place à Aššur dès le début du IIe millénaire, il permet de désigner les différentes années de règne d'un souverain. L'éponyme est alors peut-être désigné par un tirage au sort,
  • Rulers of Mesopotamia
    Rulers of Mesopotamia Introduction This section of cdli:wiki lists rulers within their dynasties, and give as far as possible lists of their regnal years. Each dynasty or section is introduced by a short discussion of the system of dating used and the reign of the ruler or dynasty.
  • Chronology & Dates
    Chronology & Dates Periodisation (archaeological, philological, historical) Introduction to topic goes here * Modern chronological methods * Ancient chronological methods * Chronological periodisation in CDLI Rulers of Mesopotamia Introduction to topic goes here. * Rulers of Mesopotamia Calendars (month names) Introduction to topic goes here
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