𒀊

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Unicode name CUNEIFORM SIGN AB
Codepoint U+1200A

Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

𒀊 Cuneiform sign AB

  • Borger (2003): 223
  • Borger (1981):
  • HZL: 97
phonetic values
  • Sumerian: AB
  • Akkadian: ab, ap
  • Hittite:
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References[edit]

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Wikipedia

  • R. Borger, Assyrisch-Babylonische Zeichenliste, 2nd ed., Neukirchen-Vluyn (1981)
  • R. Borger, Mesopotamisches Zeichenlexikon, Münster (2003).
  • Chr. Rüster, E. Neu, Hethitisches Zeichenlexikon (HZL), Wiesbaden (1989)

Akkadian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *ʾab-.

Noun[edit]

𒀊 (abu) [AB]

  1. father
  2. ancestor

Etymology 2[edit]

From Sumerian.

Noun[edit]

𒀊 (aptu) [AB]

  1. window

References[edit]

  • AB (father) in ePSD
  • AB (window) in ePSD

Sumerian[edit]

Noun[edit]

𒀊 (AB)

  1. old person
  2. witness
  3. father
  4. elder
  5. an official

References[edit]