Peace for the Dead, or <i>kispu</i>(<i>m</i>) Again

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Abstract

New references to ki.sì.ga-<i>kispu</i>(<i>m</i>) "care of the dead" are increasing constantly. Examining them respectively, we come to know some aspects of the Mesopotamian practice of caring of the dead including <i>isin abim</i> "an ancestral festival."

Journal

  • Orient

    Orient 45(0), 101-109, 2010

    The Society for Near Eastern Studies in Japan

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  • NII Article ID (NAID)
    130005001683
  • Text Lang
    ENG
  • ISSN
    0473-3851
  • Data Source
    J-STAGE 
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