CSAI

Corpus of South Arabian Inscriptions


Gajda and Bron 2017: 206, fig. 14

INSCRIPTION INFORMATION

LanguageAncient South Arabian » Sabaic » Southern Middle Sabaic
AlphabetAncient South Arabian
Script typologyMonumental writing
Measure of letters4 (l.1), 2.5 (l. 8)
Chronology
PeriodD
Textual typologyConstruction text - fragmentary

GENERAL NOTES

The text is identical to MQ-ʿAlma 1 (for the translation, see the latter).

TEXT


   1  [... ...] ḏ-Grʿs¹m w-ḏ-Gnʾ[m w-]ḏ-Gmln s¹[... ...]
   2  [... ... h]qḥ w-hnkl mḥfdn ḏ-Mgdm w-wyn-hw Mgdm [... ...]
   3  [ ... ... r]hṭnyhn ḏ-Thzḥ w-ḏ-ʾhln ḏy [... ...]
   4  [... ... ]ʿḏb w-ḥml w-nbṭ bʾr wyn-h[w Yfs² b]ʿd-n ḏt ts³[lqt ... ...]
   5  [... ... Yf]s² ʿḏb w-rʾb w-ms²s² w-mrw-hw ʿḏ[b w-hqḥ w-b]rʾ bʿd-n [... ...]
   6  [... ...] t-ʾywnn rḥb w-ḥrr w-ndb w-ʾ[ywnn ḏ-B]ʾrm w-ḏ-Ḫl[rtʿ ... ...]
   7  [... ... ʾḥm]ṭm ḏ-hkfy-hmw w-gbḏ ʿs¹m mgbḏtm [ʾʿmdm] (w)-(nmlw) [... ...]
   8  [... ... r]ḥb w-wdn w-qrw wyn-hw ʾṯʾbw b-s¹rn Qrẓn w-wyn-h[... ...]
   9  [... ... ʿd] ʿnbw w-ftql w-dlw w-ṯwb w-brʾ byty-hmw Nwbn [w-Hrn ... ...]
  10  [... ...] (s¹)qf-hw Klnm w-krfn ḏ-tḥt-[hw ... ... ]
  11  [... ... w-]bntm w-ḏ-fdy s¹hmm ʾtld[..]ym[... ...]
  12  [... ...]t[... ...]

OBJECT INFORMATION

Support typeStone inscription
MaterialStone
Measuresh. 70, w. 60, th. 10
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ORIGIN AND PROVENANCE

Provenance
Modern siteal-Khazija
Ancient siteUnknown
Geographical areawādī Raymān
CountryYemen
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BIBLIOGRAPHY

Gajda and Bron 2017: 206-207, fig. 14Gajda, Iwona and Bron, François 2017. Les inscriptions sudarabiques découvertes dans le wādī ʿAlma. Semitica et Classica, 10: 195-213. 2019/04/03; https://doi.org/10.1484/J.SEC.5.114954.