Last modified on 25 May 2014, at 20:20

𒀊

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Unicode name CUNEIFORM SIGN AB
Unicode block Cuneiform
Codepoint U+1200A

TranslingualEdit

SymbolEdit

𒀊 Cuneiform sign AB

  • Borger (2003): 223
  • Borger (1981):
  • HZL: 97
phonetic values
  • Sumerian: AB
  • Akkadian: ab, ap
  • Hittite:
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ReferencesEdit

Wikipedia

  • R. Borger, Assyrisch-Babylonische Zeichenliste, 2nd ed., Neukirchen-Vluyn (1981)
  • R. Borger, Mesopotamisches Zeichenlexikon, Münster (2003).
  • Chr. Rüster, E. Neu, Hethitisches Zeichenlexikon (HZL), Wiesbaden (1989)

AkkadianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Semitic *ʾab-.

NounEdit

𒀊 (abu) [AB]

  1. father
  2. ancestor

Etymology 2Edit

From Sumerian.

NounEdit

𒀊 (aptu) [AB]

  1. window

ReferencesEdit

  • AB (father) in ePSD
  • AB (window) in ePSD

SumerianEdit

NounEdit

𒀊 (AB)

  1. old person
  2. witness
  3. father
  4. elder
  5. an official

ReferencesEdit