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(Σαδυάττης/Sadyáttēs). Luwian name: prefix *sādu- 'efficient', final part -atta either 'father' as in Hittite, then 'stalwart father', or - more likely (-atta is a suffix) - 'a person who possesses stalwartness [1. 450]. The occurrence of the name after 1200 BC is proof of the sur…

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Högemann, Peter (Tübingen), “Sadyattes”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 13 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510

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