Nabataean

Corpus of Nabataean Inscriptions


ThNIS 15-15.1
al-Theeb 2011: fig. 8
By kind permission of Badr al-Faqayr

INSCRIPTION INFORMATION

LanguageAramaic » Middle Aramaic » Nabataean
AlphabetAramaic
Script typologyGraffito

TEXT


   1  dkyr blḥw br m(n)ʿt

Apparatus
1S. al-Theeb reads the last name as mmt, but the letter before the t is clearly a ʿ and the one before is therefore likely to be a n.

TRANSLATIONS

English

   1  May Blḥw son of M{n}ʿt be remembered.

OBJECT INFORMATION

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ORIGIN AND PROVENANCE

Origin and provenance
Modern siteas-Sīj
Ancient siteUnknown
Geographical areaNorthwest Arabia
CountrySaudi Arabia
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BIBLIOGRAPHY

al-Theeb 2011: 359, no. 15, fig. 8al-Theeb, Solaiman Abdal-Rahman 2011. New Nabataean inscriptions from the site of al-Sīj in the region of al-‘Ulā, Saudi Arabia. Proceedings of the Seminar for Arabian Studies, 41: 349-370.