DASI

digital archive for the study of pre-islamic arabian inscriptions

Editor: Jérémie Schiettecatte


SITE INFORMATION

Ancient nameUnknown
CountryYemen
Geographical areaSayyān
GovernorateṢanʿāʾ
KingdomSaba
CoordinatesLatitude: 15° 9' 5"    Longitude: 44° 20' 53"    
Coordinates accuracyapproximate
Type of siteReligious area Settlement
Deitiesʿṯtr S²rqn
StructuresDwelling (indeterminate)
Dwelling (concentrated)
Storehouse
Terrace cultivation
Small temple
Graveyard
Rock inscriptions
LanguageSabaic

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BIBLIOGRAPHY

Arbach and Crassard 2008: 1-2Arbach, Mounir and Crassard, Rémy. Le Yémen antique vu de l'intérieur: travaux et recherches archéologiques par les Yéménites. Chroniques Yéménites, 14: 1-14.
al-Jindāri et al. 2006al-Jindāri, A., al-Hādī, Ibrāhīm, Mukrid, F. and ad-Dālī, H. (eds) 2006. Katālūj al-qata' al-mahdā' min fakhāmat al-ra'īs 'Alī 'Abdallāh Ṣāliḥ ra'īs al-Jumhūriyya li-l-matḥaf al-Waṭanī. Ṣanʿāʾ: National Museum of Ṣanʿāʾ.
Robin 1987 c: 145Robin, Christian J. 1987. L'inscription Ir 40 de Bayt Ḍabʿân et la tribu Ḏmry. Appendice: Les inscriptions Gl 1192, Gl 1197 et Gr 27. Pages 113-157 in Christian J. Robin and Muḥammad ʿA. Bāfaqīh (eds). Ṣayhadica. Recherches sur les inscriptions de l'Arabie préislamique offertes par ses collègues au professeur A.F. L. Beeston. (Arabie préislamique, 1). Paris: Librairie orientaliste Paul Geuthner.
al-Sharabī 2005al-Sharabī, ʿAbd al-Ghanī ʿA. S. H. 2005. Manḥūtāt wa-nuqūsh min Maqwala maḥfūẓa bi-matḥaf Qism al-āṯār bi-kulliyyat al-ādāb ǧāmiʿat Ṣanʿāʾ. Pages 203-205, pls 316-321 in al-Muʾtamar ad-duwalī al-khāmis li-l-ḥaḍāra al-yamaniyya. i. Ṣanʿāʾ.