TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SUMERIAN»
The term «Sumerian» is quite widely used and occupies the 51.714
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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SUMERIAN»
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Inanna, Lady of Largest Heart: Poems of the Sumerian
This book provides the complete texts of Enheduanna's hymns to Inanna, skillfully and beautifully rendered by Betty De Shong Meador, who also discusses how the poems reflect Enheduanna's own spiritual and psychological liberation from being ...
Enheduanna, Betty De Shong Meador, 2000
Mythology: A Study of Spiritual and Literary ...
The book . . . makes entrancing reading and for the general reader it opens up a whole new vista undreamed of before." --Theophile J. Meek
The Sumerians: Their History, Culture, and Character
The Sumerians, the pragmatic and gifted people who preceded the Semites in the land first known as Sumer and later as Babylonia, created what was probably the first high civilization in the history of man, spanning the fifth to the second ...
An analysis of the oldest form of poetry.
and Old Akkadian Texts in Philadelphia, Chiefly ...
This book contains the 'Akkadian Texts' -- i.e. texts written in the Akkadian Language or script ductus -- the Enlilemaba Texts and the Onion Archive -- all three distinct archives from Nippur in Babylonia from the time of Naram-Sin and ...
Analysing literary Sumerian
: corpus-based approaches
This book brings together pioneering studies of the world's oldest literature, which was composed before and after 2000 BCE in the extinct language Sumerian.
Jarle Ebeling, Graham Cunningham, 2007
The World's Oldest Literature: Studies in Sumerian
Literature begins at Sumer, we may say.
The Grammar of Perspective: The Sumerian
Approaching the problem from a functional-typological perspective and basing the analysis upon semantics, Professor Woods argues that these elements, in their primary function, constitute a system of grammatical voice, in which the active ...
Unaccusativity and the Double Object Construction in Sumerian
Sumerian, probably the earliest attested language in human history, has no known cognates.
Epics of Sumerian
Kings: The Matter of Aratta
This volume presents for the first time both the authoritative Sumerian text and an elegant English translation of four Sumerian epics, the earliest known in any language.
H. L. Herman L. J. Vanstiphout, Jerrold S. Cooper, 2004
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SUMERIAN»
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The cuisines of the classical world made use of cumin both as a …
In English, at least, cumin has a singular distinction – it is the only word that can be traced directly back to Sumerian, the first written language. So when we talk ... «NPR, Mar 15»
Swiping Right on Life with Ash Avildsen of Sumerian Records
I sat down with Ash Avildsen, the founder and CEO of Sumerian Records as well as an agent at the prestigious Agency Group, to talk about his new venture into ... «Noisey, Mar 15»
Archaeology and aesthetics
The pieces that the English Woolley and the Dutch Frankfort uncovered were from the Sumerian civilisation (c.3100BC-2100BC) and helped change the public ... «The Economist, Feb 15»
Sumerian offers capacity planning in the cloud
While some may have hoped that cloud computing would obviate the need for capaciy planning, UK-based Sumerian is offering a more realistic idea - a ... «DatacenterDynamics, Feb 15»
Review: 'From Ancient to Modern' Ponders the Origins of Sumerian …
He and his colleagues worked diligently and systematically to be scientifically accurate about the facts, but it's not likely that the Sumerians thought of their ... «New York Times, Feb 15»
From First To Last Sign With Sumerian Records
The recently reunited From First To Last, now featuring Periphery vocalist Spencer Sotelo, have announced that they have joined the Sumerian Records roster ... «Under the Gun Review, Jan 15»
What Did Ancient Babylonian Songs Sound Like? Something Like This
She carefully studied historical analysis of the stresses and intonations of Babylonian and Sumerian for hints as to how it may have sounded, and researched ... «Newsweek, Dec 14»
Miss Fortune Dropped From Sumerian Records Due To Frontman's …
Shortly after they made that announcement though, Sumerian Records announced they had dropped Miss Fortune from their roster. This prompted another ... «Under the Gun Review, Oct 14»
Circa Survive Sign to Sumerian Records, Announce 'Violent Waves …
After going the independent route the last few years, Philadelphia post-hardcore combo Circa Survive have inked a deal with Sumerian Records, which will kick ... «Exclaim!, Aug 14»
Ancient Sumerian Relics Found in English Cupboard
Need some inspiration to do a little house cleaning? When researchers at a British university recently cleaned out a cupboard inside an archaeological ... «History, Jun 14»