Arad 16: A Letter Between Brothers (3.43G)
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Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; West Semitic Archival Documents; Letters; Hebrew Letters

Arad 16: A Letter Between Brothers (3.43G)

Your brother Ḥananyahu (hereby) sends greetings to (you) Elyashib and to your household. I bless you to Yahweh.1 And now, when I leave your house I will send the money,2 eight shekels, to the sons of Geʾalyahu [by] the intermediary of] Azaryahu, as well as the […]3

Notes

^ back to text1. Without patronyms, it is impossible to know whether this Ḥananyahu is the same person as the one bearing the same name who is…

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“Arad 16: A Letter Between Brothers (3.43G)”, 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_43G>



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