DASI

digital archive for the study of pre-islamic arabian inscriptions

Editor: Jérémie Schiettecatte


SITE INFORMATION

Ancient nameMblqt
CountryYemen
Geographical areaWādī Bayḥān
GovernorateShabwa
KingdomQataban
CoordinatesLatitude: 14° 53' 49"    Longitude: 45° 40' 30"    
Coordinates accuracyapproximate
Type of siteOther
TribeTribe: Brm
Tribe: Hrbt
Tribe: Kḥd
Tribe: Qtbn
Lineage: Ḏrḥn
Lineage: Grbm
Lineage: Hybr
Lineage: Mdhm
Lineage: Rbḥ
Deitiesʾnby
ʾnby S²ymn
ʾṯrt
ʿm
ʿm ḏ-Dwnm
ʿm ḏ-Lbḫ
ʿṯtr
ḏt-Ṣntm
ḏt-Ẓhrn
ḏt-Rḥbn
Ḥwkm
S²ms¹
Wdm
Wrfw
StructuresPaved road
Rock inscriptions
LanguageQatabanic

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Epigraphs in CSAI
Objects in CSAI

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Bowen 1958 b: 12Bowen, Richard LeBaron 1958. Archaeological survey of Beiḥân. Pages 3-33 in Richard LeBaron Bowen and Frank P. Albright (eds). Archaeological Discoveries in South Arabia. With foreword by Wendell Phillips. (Publications of the American Foundation for the Study of Man, 2). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press.
Bowen 1958 a: 55Bowen, Richard LeBaron 1958. Irrigation in ancient Qatabân (Beiḥân). Pages 43-132 in Richard LeBaron Bowen and Frank P. Albright (eds). Archaeological Discoveries in South Arabia. With foreword by Wendell Phillips. (Publications of the American Foundation for the Study of Man, 2). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press.
Doe 1971: 218Doe, D. Brian 1971. Southern Arabia. London: Thames and Hudson.
Groom 1976Groom, Nigel 1976. The Northern Passes of Qataban. Proceedings of the Seminar for Arabian Studies, 6: 69-80.
Harding 1964: pl. 47Harding, G. Lankester 1964. Archaeology in the Aden Protectorates. London: H.M. Stationary Off.
al-Sheiba 1987: 51al-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.
Wissmann 1964 a: 18Wissmann, Hermann von 1964. Zur Geschichte und Landeskunde von Alt-Südarabien. Sammlung Eduard Glaser. 3. (Sitzungsberichte der Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften. Philosophisch-historische Klasse, 246). Vienna: Böhlaus.
Wissmann and Höfner 1952: 45Wissmann, Hermann von and Höfner, Maria 1952. Beiträge zur historischen Geographie des vorislamischen Südarabien. (Abhandlungen der Geistes- und Sozialwissenschaftlichen Klasse, 4). Mainz: Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur / Wiesbaden: Steiner.