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Moabite (2.72)
(116 words)

Subject: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World; West Semitic Monumental Inscriptions; Seal and Stamp Inscriptions; Seals and Seal Impressions


The seal of Kemosham son of Kemoshel the scribe (Moabite; provenience unknown).1 This seal is in the Moabite script of the eighth-seventh centuries bce.2

(Belonging) to Kemosham3

(son of) Kemoshel4

the scribe

Moabite (2.72)


^ back to text1. Avigad and Sass 1997 #1010; Hestrin and Dayagi-Mendels 1979 #2.

^ back to text2. Avigad 1970:289; Herr 1978:156–157.

^ back to text3. Kemosham means “Kemosh is a ki…

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“Moabite (2.72)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 03 December 2021 <>

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