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Probably a loan from West Semitic, ultimately from Proto-Semitic *gamal- (โ€œcamelโ€).


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๐’ƒต๐’‚ท (gammal)

  1. camel
    • Aลกลกur-belu-taqqin's letter, Information on Sales of Camels and Other Business, lines 5-6

      ๐’…‡ ๐’ˆ ๐’€€ ๐’น๐’‚— ๐’€ฒ๐’ƒต๐’‚ท ๐’€ธ ๐’Šฎ๐’‰ ๐’น ๐’ˆซ๐’ˆ ๐’ˆ ๐’ˆพ ๐’†ฌ๐’Œ“

      ๐’„ฟ๐’‹›๐’†ฅ ๐’€€๐’ˆพ ๐’น๐’†ณ๐’€€๐’€€ _๐’„ฅ๐’๐’‹ผ
      u mฤ issฤ“n gammal ina libbi 01 2:3 manรช แนฃarpi
      issiqi ana Madaya ลกa-qurbลซte
      u3 ma-a 01-en ANล E.gam-mal ina ล A3-bi 01 2:3 MA.NA [KUG.UD]
      i-si-qi a-na mmad-a-a LU2v.qur-bu-te
      Further, "He has bought one camel for 1 2/3 minas [of silver] and sold it to the bodyguard Madayu."