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From Sumerian e.dub.ba, ("house of tablets", "school")
edubba (plural edubbas)
- A Sumerian 'house of tablets', a place of learning where archives and literature were stored on clay tablets. A school and repository of knowledge.
- Archaic bookkeeping, by Hans Jörg Nissen, Peter Damerow, Robert K. Englund, 2000, p. 108.