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Letter of the Ruler of Gezer (Gazru) (EA 292) (3.92C)
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Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; Akkadian Archival Documents; Letters; Tell El-Amarna


This letter and  EA 293 were sent by the ruler of Gazru, whose name is written logographically and remains of uncertain interpretation. The scribe who wrote these two letters also wrote  EA 294, and probably for the same ruler.

Letter of the Ruler of Gezer (Gazru) (EA 292) (3.92C)

Subject: Exod 24:17; 34:27–35; Num 6:25; Ezra 48:3; 1 Chr 8:6; Josh 10:33; 12:12; 16:3, 10; 21:21; Judg 1:29; 2 Sam 5:25; 1 Kgs 15–17; 1 Chr 6…

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Moran, William, “Letter of the Ruler of Gezer (Gazru) (EA 292) (3.92C)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 06 December 2020 <>

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