Akkadian edit

1 term

Etymology edit

Compare Ugaritic 𐎓𐎎𐎗 (ʿmr, ashes).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

tumrum m (plural tumrū) (Old Babylonian, Standard Babylonian, Middle Assyrian, Neo-Babylonian)

  1.  cinder, ashes, ember, (glowing) charcoal

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References edit

  • “tumru”, in The Assyrian Dictionary of the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago (CAD)[1], Chicago: University of Chicago Oriental Institute, 1956–2011
  • Black, Jeremy, George, Andrew, Postgate, Nicholas (2000) “tumru(m)”, in A Concise Dictionary of Akkadian, 2nd corrected edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz Verlag