Message From Addu For Zimri-Lim (FM 7.38) (4.47)
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Commentary

Subject: 1 Sam 28:16–18; 2 Sam 3:9–11; 2 Sam 9:7; 1 Kgs 11:12–14; Pss 7:11–13; Pss 65:6–8; Pss 74:12–15; Pss 89:8–10; Isa 27:1; 1 Sam 16:13; Exod 20:1; Exod 23:6; Ps 82:3–4; Isa 56:1; Mic 6:8; 1 Sam 3:10; Judg 1:1–2; Judg 20:1, 23, 28; 1 Sam 28:5–7; 1 Sam 30:8; 1 Kgs 22:5–7; 2 Kgs 3:11–12

This letter was sent by Nur-Sin to Zimri-Lim, the king of Mari. It is not certain what office Nur-Sin held in Zimri-Lim’s administration, but it is clear from his dossier that he was frequently privy to events in the western polity of Yamhad. In this letter, Nur-Sin recounted a message for the king from the āpi…

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Miglio, Adam E., “Message From Addu For Zimri-Lim (FM 7.38) (4.47)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 15 November 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_4_47>
First published online: 2017



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