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|King ([http://www.lds.org/scriptures/bofm/ether/1.19,%2020?lang=eng#18 Ether 1:19, 20]; [http://www.lds.org/scriptures/bofm/ether/10.16,%2017?lang=eng#15 10:16, 17])
 
|King ([http://www.lds.org/scriptures/bofm/ether/1.19,%2020?lang=eng#18 Ether 1:19, 20]; [http://www.lds.org/scriptures/bofm/ether/10.16,%2017?lang=eng#15 10:16, 17])
 
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'''Etymology'''
 
'''Etymology'''
  
Until a possible language origin for [[JAREDITES|J<small>AREDITE</small>]] can be determined, all suggestions for etymologies of [[JAREDITES|J<small>AREDITE</small>]] names must remain more speculative than substantive.
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Possibly same as Sumerian PN KURUM, 4th dynasty king of Uruk (Erech), ca. 2145 B.C., likely from KÚRUM<sub>7</sub>, GÚ-RU-UM, KUR<sub>7</sub>, KURU<sub>7</sub> “judge; inspect; decide, pass sentence; lookout, spy” (= Akkadian ''pa-qá-du-um''). Possibly related to Sumerian gurum<sub>2</sub>, gurum<sub>x</sub> (IGI.GAR) "inspection; provisions," and gurum<sub>2</sub>-ak (kurum<sub>7</sub>-ak) “inspection, check” (= Akkadian ''piqittu'').<ref>ePSD.</ref>
 
 
No etymology is suggested.
 
 
 
If Sumerian can provide [[JAREDITES|J<small>AREDITE</small>]] patterns, then perhaps the Sumerian PN ''kurum'', king of Uruk (biblical Erech) Dynasty 4 might be a parallel ([[Robert F. Smith|RFS]]). Sumerian ''kur'' means
 
mountain.
 
 
 
Cf. Akkadian ''kurum'' III, “Ein Stück von Stemme” or Sumerian ''kurum'', ''kur'', “cut, divide, judge, pass sentence” and ''kur'', “great, mountain, land” which appears in the name
 
of the pilot of the ark in the Mesopotamian flood story, ''kurgal'' ([[Robert F. Smith|RFS]]).
 
  
Cf. Book of Mormon [[CORIHOR|C<small>ORIHOR</small>]], [[KORIHOR|K<small>ORIHOR</small>]]
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See [[CORIANTUMR|C<small>ORIANTUMR</small>]], [[CORIANTUM|C<small>ORIANTUM</small>]], [[CORIANTOR|C<small>ORIANTOR</small>]], [[CORIHOR|C<small>ORIHOR</small>]], [[CURELOM|C<small>URELOM</small>]], [[KORIHOR|K<small>ORIHOR</small>]].
  
*(RLDS has Corum in one place)
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<div style="text-align: right;">RFS</div>
  
 
'''Variants'''
 
'''Variants'''
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'''Notes'''
 
'''Notes'''
 
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'''Bibliography'''
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Ryan, Patrick, ''Sumerian Glossary'' (2008) online at
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http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Forum/2803/SumerianGlossary.htm .
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University of Pennsylvania ''Sumerian Dictionary'' (ePSD) online at
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http://psd.museum.upenn.edu/epsd/nepsd-frame.html .
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[[Category:Names]][[Category:Jaredite PN]]
 
[[Category:Names]][[Category:Jaredite PN]]

Revision as of 18:57, 5 December 2013

Jaredite PN 1. King (Ether 1:19, 20; 10:16, 17)

Etymology

Possibly same as Sumerian PN KURUM, 4th dynasty king of Uruk (Erech), ca. 2145 B.C., likely from KÚRUM7, GÚ-RU-UM, KUR7, KURU7 “judge; inspect; decide, pass sentence; lookout, spy” (= Akkadian pa-qá-du-um). Possibly related to Sumerian gurum2, gurumx (IGI.GAR) "inspection; provisions," and gurum2-ak (kurum7-ak) “inspection, check” (= Akkadian piqittu).[1]

See CORIANTUMR, CORIANTUM, CORIANTOR, CORIHOR, CURELOM, KORIHOR.

RFS

Variants

Deseret Alphabet: 𐐗𐐄𐐡𐐊𐐣 (koʊrʌm)

Notes


  1. ePSD.

Bibliography


Ryan, Patrick, Sumerian Glossary (2008) online at http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Forum/2803/SumerianGlossary.htm .

University of Pennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary (ePSD) online at http://psd.museum.upenn.edu/epsd/nepsd-frame.html .