The Governor to the Queen (RS 94.2479) (3.45Z)
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Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; West Semitic Archival Documents; Letters; Ugaritic Letters; Between King or Queen and a Non-Royal Personage

(26) The Governor to the Queen (RS 94.2479) (3.45Z) 1

Address (lines 1–2)

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

Prostration and Greeting Formulae (lines 3–4)

[A]t the feet of my lady I fall. With my lady may it be well.

Report of Well-being and Request for Return of News (lines 5–10)

Here in the king’s palace, everything is fine. There with my lady, whatever (is fine), may she return …

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“The Governor to the Queen (RS 94.2479) (3.45Z)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 23 March 2017



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