Akkadian Names in Aramaic Documents from Ancient Egypt

  title={Akkadian Names in Aramaic Documents from Ancient Egypt},
  author={Bezalel Porten and Ran Zadok and Laurie Pearce},
  journal={Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research},
  pages={1 - 12}
This is an onomastic study that follows on the footsteps of two previous studies—Persian names in Aramaic texts and Egyptian names in Aramaic texts. It distinguishes between theophorous names, hypocoristica, and profane names and compares the respective structure of the Akkadian and Hebrew names (e.g., the absence of three-component names in Hebrew). Tables show the frequency of fathers/sons with Akkadian names and sons/fathers with Akkadian, Egyptian, Persian, or Hebrew names (e.g., many… 
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Personal Names in the Aramaic Inscriptions of Hatra
The following summarizing tools (Table 4 and Chart 1) can help to visualize the subdivision of the 376 personal names attested in the Aramaic inscriptions of Hatra in accordance with their linguistic