DASI

digital archive for the study of pre-islamic arabian inscriptions

Editor: Jérémie Schiettecatte


SITE INFORMATION

Ancient nameʾs¹ʾy
CountryYemen
Geographical areaDhamār
GovernorateDhamār
KingdomHimyar
CoordinatesLatitude: 14° 32' 36.96"    Longitude: 44° 32' 4.56"    
Coordinates accuracycertain
Type of siteOther
TribeLineage: Ġḍbm ḏ-Ygwr
StructuresLight hydraulic structure (ex. canal, well)
Wells, cisterns
Fortress
Paved road
Rock inscriptions
LanguageSabaic

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BIBLIOGRAPHY

Noman 2012: 25, 79, 114, 123Noman, Khaldon 2012. A Study of south Arabian Inscriptions from the region of Dhamār (Yemen). (PhD, Università di Pisa). 2016/05/10; https://etd.adm.unipi.it/theses/available/etd-08112012-151251/.
al-Sheiba 1987: 15al-Sheiba, Abdullah Hassan 1987. Die Ortsnamen in den altsüdarabischen Inschriften (mit dem Versuch ihrer Identifizierung und lokalisierung). Archäologische Berichte aus dem Yemen, 4: 1-62.