CSAI

Corpus of South Arabian Inscriptions


Noman 2012: 236, fig. 23
By kind permission of K. Noman

INSCRIPTION INFORMATION

LanguageAncient South Arabian » Qatabanic » Marginal Qatabanic
AlphabetAncient South Arabian
Script typologyMonumental writing
Writing techniqueIncision
Measure of letters6

TEXT


   1  S²bmm Yhnʿm-ḏ-M—
   2  [.]rbʿ mʿhd-ʿs³—
   3  trn-ḏ-((ʿs³tr ḏ))-S¹mʿm m(hʿ)—
   4  ll s²ʿb-s¹ S²bm-B—
   5  klm w-Rdmn

TRANSLATIONS

English

   1  S²bmm Yhnʿm, he of M-
   2  [.]rbʿ functionary of ʿs³-
   3  trn ḏ-S¹mʿm, guardian of the
   4  tribes S²bm B-
   5  klm and Rdmn.
Noman 2012: 51Noman, 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/.

OBJECT INFORMATION

Support typeRock inscription
Measuresh. 41, w. 60
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ORIGIN AND PROVENANCE

Origin and provenance
Modern siteGhawl Sālim
Ancient siteUnknown
Geographical areaMayfaʿat ʿAns
CountryYemen
FoundIn situ
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BIBLIOGRAPHY

Noman 2012: 51Noman, 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/.