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  • The Neo Assyrian Eponyms - [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.
  • Abbreviations for Assyriology - [F]
    Abbreviations for Assyriology A A: tablets in the collections of the Oriental Institute, Univ. of Chicago A2: lex. series a2 = idu A-tablet: lexical text, see MSL 13 10ff. Ä & L: Ägypten und Levante (Wien) Aa: lex. series a2 || A = naqu; MSL 14, 201ff.
  • List of Old Assyrian limmu officials
    Return to Assyrian Eponyms (limmu) List of Old Assyrian limmu officials This list is currently under development. Raw data supplied by G. Barjamovich and Th. Hertel (both University of Copenhagen). limmu King absolute chronology Šu-Ištar son of Abila Erišum I 1972 Šukkutum son of Išuhum Erišum I
  • 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,
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