šapattum

AkkadianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

šapattum f (Old Akkadian, Babylonian, Old Assyrian)

  1. 15th day of the month
  2. period of 15 days, a fortnight

InflectionEdit

Declension
singular dual plural
Nominative 𒊭𒉺𒀜𒌈 𒊭𒉺𒀜𒋫𒀭 𒊭𒉺𒋫𒌈
šapattum šapattān šapatātum
Genitive 𒊭𒉺𒀜𒁴 𒊭𒉺𒀜𒋾𒅔 𒊭𒉺𒋫𒁴
šapattim šapattīn šapatātim
Accusative 𒊭𒉺𒀜𒌓 𒊭𒉺𒀜𒋾𒅔 𒊭𒉺𒋫𒁴
šapattam šapattīn šapatātim
Construct state 𒊭𒉺𒀜𒋾
šapatti
This table gives Old Babylonian inflection. Not all of the entries may be attested.

Alternative formsEdit

Cuneiform spellings
Logograms Phonetic

ReferencesEdit

  • šapattu”, in The Assyrian Dictionary of the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago (CAD), Chicago: University of Chicago Oriental Institute, 1956–2011
  • Black, Jeremy; George, Andrew; Postgate, Nicholas (1976), “šapattu(m)”, in A Concise Dictionary of Akkadian, 2nd corrected edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz Verlag