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Mesopotamia: Akkadian Language

References on Mesopotamia, including the Akkadian, Babylonian and Sumerian languages

Akkadian Dictionaries

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Assyrian-English-Assyrian dictionary / [editor-in-chief, Simo Parpola ; managing editor and English editor, Robert Whiting ; associate editors, Zack Cherry, Mikko Luukko, Greta Van Buylaere ; editorial assistants, Paolo Gentili, Stephen Donovan, Saana Teppo]. [Helsinki, Finland] : Neo-Assyrian Text Corpus Project, Institute for Asian and African Studies, University of Helsinki, c2007. PJ3525 .A848 2007

Bauer, Theo, 1896-. Akkadische Lesestuck. Graz : Akademischen Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt, 1971. CALL #= PJ3259 .B38 1971; vols 1-3

A concise dictionary of Akkadian / edited by Jeremy Black, Andrew George, Nicholas Postgate ; with the assistance of Tina Breckwoldt ... [et al.]. 2nd (corrected) printing. Wiesbaden : Harrassowitz, 2000. PJ3525 .C66 2000

Deimel, Anton, 1865-1954. Sumerisches Lexikon. Roma, sumptibus Pontificii instituti biblici, 1930-. CALL #= PJ4037 .D35

Delitzsch, Friedrich, 1850-1922. Assyrisches Handworterbuch. Leipzig, J. C. Hinrichs; Baltimore, The John Hopkins Press; London, Luzac, 1896. CALL #= PJ3540 .D4 1896

Soden, Wolfram von, 1908-1996. Akkadisches Handworterbuch; unter Benutzung des lexikalischen Nachlasses von Bruno Meissner (1868-1947) bearb. von Wolfram von Soden. Wiesbaden, Harrassowitz, 1965-1981. PJ3540 .S63 1965

University of Chicago. Oriental Institute. Assyrian dictionary. Editorial board: Ignace J. Gelb [and others]. Chicago, 1956 [v. 1, 1964]-. PJ3525 .C5

Akkadian Glossaries, Vocabularies, etc.

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Aro, Jussi. Glossar zu den mittelbabylonischen Briefen. Helsinki, 1957. Call# 490.5 ST v.22

Bezold, Carl, 1859-1922. Babylonisch-assyrisches Glossar. Heidelberg, C. Winter, 1926. Call #= PJ3540 .B49 1926

Borger, Riekele, 1929- . Mesopotamisches Zeichenlexikon / Rykle Borger. Munster : Ugarit-Verlag, 2004. PJ3223 .B62 2004

Gelb, Ignace J., 1907-. Glossary of Old Akkadian. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c1957. Call #= PJ3525 .G44 1957

Salonen, Erkki. Glossar zu den altbabylonischen Urkunden aus Susa. Helsinki, Societas orientalis Fennica, 1967. Call#= 490.5 ST v.3

Akkadian Grammars

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Borger, Riekele, 1929-. Babylonisch-Assyrische Lesestucke. Roma : Pontificium Institutum Biblicum, 1979. Call #= PJ3259 .B67, pt.1-3

Caplice, Richard I. Introduction to Akkadian. Rome : Biblical Institute Press, 1988. Call #= PJ3251 .C36 1988

Castellino, Giorgio Raffaele, 1903-. The Akkadian personal pronouns and verbal system in the light of Semitic and Hamitic. Leiden, E. J. Brill, 1962. Call #= 492 C276a

Gelb, Ignace J., 1907-. Old Akkadian writing and grammar. Chicago, University of Chicago Press [1961]. Call #= PJ3125 .M37 no.2, 2d ed

Hameen-Anttila, Jaakko. A sketch of Neo-Assyrian grammar / by Jaakko Hameen-Anttila ; with the assistance of Mikko Luukko and Greta Van Buylaere. [Helsinki] : The Neo-Assyrian Text Corpus Project, 2000. PJ3251 .H364 2000

Huehnergard, John. A grammar of Akkadian. Atlanta, GA : Scholars Press, c19997. Call #= PJ3251 .H84 1997

Luukko, Mikko. Grammatical variation in Neo-Assyrian / by Mikko Luukko. [Helsinki] : Neo-Assyrian Text Corpus Project, 2004. PJ3251 .L88 2004

Marcus, David, 1941-. A manual of Akkadian. Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, c1978. Call #= PJ3251 .M27 1978

Meyer, Leon de. L'accadien des contats de Suse. Leiden : E.J. Brill, 1962. Call #= PJ3251 .M48

Miller, Douglas B., 1955. An Akkadian handbook : paradigms, helps, glossary, logograms, and sign list. Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, 1996. Call #= PJ3251 .M75 1996

Sayce, A. H. (Archibald Henry), 1845-1933. An Assyrian grammar, for comparative purpose. London, Trubner, 1872. Call #= 492.19 Sa99a

Soden, Wolfram von, 1908-. Grundriss der akkadischen Grammatik. Roma, Pontificium Institutum Biblicum, 1952. Call #= 490.5 A, vols 32-33, & 47

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