Update From The Court Of Yarim-Lim Of Aleppo (A.2988+) (4.53)
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Commentary

Subject: 2Sam 10:1-4; 1Kgs 5:1; 2Kgs 17:4; 2Chr 32:31; Ezek 17:15; Prov 13:17; Isa 52:7; 1Kgs 22:4; 2Kgs 3:7

The selection of letters below from Zimri-Lim’s reign have been arranged in chronological order, with a few exceptions, so as to give a sense of the significant events from his roughly thirteen-and-a-half year period. One of the earliest letters from Zimri-Lim’s reign may be A.2988+1 (4.53), which was written by a Mariote representative in the court of Aleppo named Yatar-kabkab. If this is the case, this letter provides a glimpse into how Z…

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Miglio, Adam E., “Update From The Court Of Yarim-Lim Of Aleppo (A.2988+) (4.53)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 16 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_4_53>
First published online: 2017



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