Talmiyānu Keeps in Touch with the Queen (RS 9.479a) (3.45B)
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Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; West Semitic Archival Documents; Letters; Ugaritic Letters; Correspondence Between Members of the Royal Family

(2) Talmiyānu Keeps in Touch with the Queen (RS 9.479a) (3.45B) 1

Subject: Gen 33:3

Address (lines 1–5)

To the queen, my lady, say: Message of Talmiyānu, your servant:

Prostration Formula (lines 6–11)

At the feet of my lady seven times and seven times (from) afar do I fall.2 i 

Request for Return of News (lines 12–15)

With my lady, whatever is well, may she send word (of that) back to her servant.

Biblical References

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“Talmiyānu Keeps in Touch with the Queen (RS 9.479a) (3.45B)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 22 September 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_3_45B>



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