Ipiq-Adad II (2.103)
(158 words)

Subject: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World; Akkadian Monumental Inscriptions; Building and Display Inscriptions; Early Old Babylonian Inscriptions

Commentary

One of the most energetic of the rulers of Eshnunna was king Ipiq-Adad II; during his lengthy reign he greatly expanded the territory controlled by Eshnunna, a fact proclaimed by his adoption of the title “king who enlarges Eshnunna.” A brick inscription from ancient Nerebtum (modern Ishchali) comme…

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Frayne, Douglas, “Ipiq-Adad II (2.103)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 29 April 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_2_103>



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