A Ugaritic Incantation Against Serpents and Sorcerers (1.100)
(1,091 words)

Subject: Canonical Compositions from the Biblical World; West Semitic Canonical Compositions; Divine Focus; Incantations and Rituals

Commentary

A new Ugaritic incantation text, similar in many respects to RIH 78/20 (text COSB.1.96), was discovered in 1992 in the archive that has since been identified as belonging to Urtenu (Bordreuil and Pardee 1995), a high official in the city shortly before its demise (Arnaud 1982:106). The incantation was prepared especially for Urtenu (…

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Pardee, Dennis, “A Ugaritic Incantation Against Serpents and Sorcerers (1.100)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 30 March 2017



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