Letter of Tušratta, King of Mitanni (EA 17) (3.92D)
(762 words)

Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Akkadian Archival Documents; Letters; Tell El-Amarna

Commentary

In one of the earliest letters of the Amarna archive, the king of Mitanni tries to patch up relations with Egypt and renew an earlier alliance.

Letter of Tušratta, King of Mitanni (EA 17) (3.92D)

Subject: Deut 6:5; Judg 5:31; 1 Sam 18:1, 3; 20:17; 2 Sam 19:7; 1 Kgs 5:15; Deut 1:27; Josh 6:2; 7:7, 24; 1 Kgs 22:6; 2 Kgs 18:30; 19:10; Exod 14:28; Deut 2:15; Josh 7:24

(lines 1–10)

Say to Nibmuareya,1 the king of Egypt, my …

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Moran, William, “Letter of Tušratta, King of Mitanni (EA 17) (3.92D)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 19 August 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_3_92D>



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