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Tiglath-pileser III

Introductory remarks

In the annals of Tiglath-Pileser III, the palû is counted from the accession year not from the first full year of this reign as is the case in the annals of Sargon II and Salmanasar III.

palûs of Tiglath-pileser III

Year Year number pâlu dating Major event(s) Eponym
745 Acc. year palû 1 Campaign in northern and eastern Babylonia ; Tiglath-phalazar III ascends the throne Nabû-bēlu-uṣur
744 1 palû 2 Campaign against Media Bēl-dān, 10 šanāti [Aššur-nērārī]
743 2 palû 3 Victory over the king of Urartu and his anatolian allies Tukultī-apil-Ešarra (III)
742 3 palû 4 Arpad besieged Nabû-daʾʾinanni
741 4 palû 5 Arpad besieged Bēl-Ḫarrān-bēlu-uṣur
740 5 palû 6 Victory over Arpad Nabû-ēṭiranni
739 6 palû 7 Victory over Unqi and Hatarikka Sîn-taklāk
738 7 palû 8 Campaign against Media Adad-bēlu-kaʾʾin
737 8 palû 9 Campaign to the Urartian border. Bēl-ēmuranni
736 9 palû 10 Campaign against Media Ninurta-ilāya
735 10 palû 11 Campaign against Urartu Aššur-šallimanni
734 11 palû 12 Campaign to Philistia and Egyptian border Bēl-dān
733 12 palû 13 Siege of Damascus, Campaigns against Arabs and to Gilead and Galilee Aššur-daʾʾinanni
732 13 palû 14 Victory over Damascus Nabû-bēlu-uṣur
731 14 palû 15 Victory over Chaldean tribes and siege of Šapīya Nergal-uballiṭ
730 15 palû 16 - Bēl-lū-dāri
729 16 palû 17 Victory over Mukīn-zēri and conquest of Babylon Lipḫur-ilu
728 17 palû 18 Tiglath-phalasar III participates in the akītu-festival in Babylon Dūr-Aššur
727 18 palû 19 Death of Tiglath-Phalasar III Bēl-Ḫarrān-bēlu-uṣur

 

From Yamada S., “Inscriptions of Tiglath-pileser III: Chronographic-Literary Styles and the King’s Portrait”, Orient 49, 2014, p. 32-33.


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