A Royal Son to His Mother as Regards Warfare (RIH 78.12) (3.45G)
(401 words)

Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; West Semitic Archival Documents; Letters; Ugaritic Letters; Correspondence Between Members of the Royal Family

(7) A Royal Son to His Mother as Regards Warfare (RIH 78.12) (3.45G) 1

Address (lines 1–2)

To the queen, my mother, my lady:

Prostration Formula (lines 2–3)

At your feet I fall.

Report on ʿAbdimilki (lines 3–7)

When you sent ʿAkayu, (thereby) ʿAbdimilki the šʿtq2 was saved. He (now) will uplift the heart of your son and (take away) your pain as well.

The Son’s Efforts (lines 8–22)

Now as for me, for six days I have bee…

Cite this page
“A Royal Son to His Mother as Regards Warfare (RIH 78.12) (3.45G)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 23 August 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_3_45G>



▲   Back to top   ▲