Category Archives: Cuneiform and Other Scriptures

Difficulties with reading Sumerian & Akkadian :-)

My first laugh this semester: “I have read cunningly written text the Sumerian of which is obscure and the Akkadian difficult to clarify. I have examined stone inscriptions from before the flood that are blocked up, sealed, mixed up.” Ashurbanipal,

Difficulties with reading Sumerian & Akkadian :-)

My first laugh this semester: “I have read cunningly written text the Sumerian of which is obscure and the Akkadian difficult to clarify. I have examined stone inscriptions from before the flood that are blocked up, sealed, mixed up.” Ashurbanipal,

ePSD

The Pennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary The PSD is preparing an exhaustive dictionary of the Sumerian language which aims to be useful to non-specialists as well as Sumerologists. In addition, they are developing tools and datasets for working with the Sumerian language

ePSD

The Pennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary The PSD is preparing an exhaustive dictionary of the Sumerian language which aims to be useful to non-specialists as well as Sumerologists. In addition, they are developing tools and datasets for working with the Sumerian language