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Report To Zimri-Lim On Reactions To The War With Elam (M.13014) (4.74)
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Subject: Esth 4:3

Similar to the sentiment near the end of the war with Eshnunna (cf. ARM 26.199 [4.66]), there seems to have been a mixed response to the Elamite campaigns into Syro-Mesopotamia. In this letter, Su-nuhra-halu, a high-ranking official in Zimri-Lim’s administration, reported on the differing reactions within the household of Igmil-Sin, a commoner (muškēnum), to the Elamite’s advance.

(Lines 1–2) Speak to my lord: thus says Shu-nuhrahalu, your servant:

(Lines 3–34) Some man (who was) a servant of a commo[ne]r [that] was [bo]und (and) shackled detainedus 1 wh…

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Miglio, Adam E., “Report To Zimri-Lim On Reactions To The War With Elam (M.13014) (4.74)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 03 December 2021 <>
First published online: 2017

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