Update For The King About Events During The War With Eshnunna (A.1610+) (4.63)
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Commentary

Subject: Deut 19:15

Ibal-pi-El, a merḫûm,1 wrote this letter to Zimri-Lim during the war against Eshnunna. He informed Zimri-Lim that the forces of several kings from the upper Habur as well as the troops of the mobile pastoralists (ḫanûm) had joined together and that they were ready for Zimri-Lim to lead them. Ibal-pi-El also reported on hostilities at the city of Talhayum, in the western reaches of the upper Habur. Talhayum was closely connected with the Simal, as was indicated by a later king of Talhayum, Yawi-Ili. Yawi…

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Miglio, Adam E., “Update For The King About Events During The War With Eshnunna (A.1610+) (4.63)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 09 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_4_63>
First published online: 2017



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