donderdag 10 september 2015

Vogeltjes

BIRDS
KAI 69.11 (Pu) : [bṢ]pr ’gnn ’m ṢṢ šlm kl[l] ’m šṢp ’m ḥzt lkhnm ksp rb’šlšt zr 2 b’ḥd = For an ’gnn-bird or ṢṢ-bird that is entirely intact or for a šṢp or for a ḥzt, the priests shall receive 2 three-quarter silver zr for each.
KAI = H.Donner – W.Röllig, Kanaanaïsche und aramaïsche Inschriften, Wiesbaden 1962-64 (3e ed. 1971-76).
The general word for bird = ’ g n n
Hawk = Ṣ Ṣ
Another kind of bird? = ḥ z t
Another kind of bird? = š Ṣ p
Monetary weigh or value = z r
See: Charles R.Krahmalkov, Phoenician-Punic Dictionary, Leuven, 2000, p.31.