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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.
 
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.
  
Sumerian ''lib'' "(to be) rich, well-off; high quality; (to be) happy" = Akkadian ''hadû'', ''hidiātu'', ''râšu'', ''rāšû'', ''rīšātu''.<ref>ePSD.</ref>
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Sumerian lib "(to be) rich, well-off; high quality; (to be) happy" = Akkadian ''hadû'', ''hidiātu'', ''râšu'', ''rāšû'', ''rīšātu''.<ref>e''Pennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary''.</ref>
  
Sumerian ''lib'' "inner body part; heart" = Akkadian ''libbu'', ''lib-bi'' "heart, center"<ref>ePSD.</ref> = Hebrew ''lēb'', ''lēbāb''.<ref>Tawil, ''Akkadian Lexical Companion'', 177-184.</ref>
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Akkadian ''libbu'', ''lib-bi'' “heart, center” (loanword in Sumerian lib "inner body; heart")<ref>e''PSD''.</ref> = Ugaritic ''lb'', Hebrew ''lēb'', ''lēbāb''.<ref>Tawil, ''Akkadian Lexical Companion'', 177-184; Patrick R. Bennett, ''Comparative Semitic Linguistics: A Manual'' (Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 1998), 238-239.</ref>
  
Sumerian ''lib'' "dazed silence, (deathly) silence; (to be) dazed" = Akkadian ''šaqummatu''; cf. ''lib''<sub>4</sub> "agitate." Cf. Sumerian ''lib''<sub>4</sub>-''lib''<sub>4</sub> "plunderer."<ref>ePSD.</ref>
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Sumerian lib "dazed silence, (deathly) silence; (to be) dazed" = Akkadian ''šaqummatu'';
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Cf. Sumerian lib<sub>4</sub> “agitate,” and lib<sub>4</sub>-lib<sub>4</sub> "plunderer."<ref>e''PSD''.</ref>
  
 
See [[RIPLAKISH|R<small>IPLAKISH</small>]], [[RIPLIANCUM|R<small>IPLIANCUM</small>]], [[RIPLAH|R<small>IPLAH</small>]]
 
See [[RIPLAKISH|R<small>IPLAKISH</small>]], [[RIPLIANCUM|R<small>IPLIANCUM</small>]], [[RIPLAH|R<small>IPLAH</small>]]

Revision as of 17:20, 16 July 2013

Jaredite PN 1. King (Ether 1:17, 18; 10:18, 19 (x3), 29)
2. Usurper (Ether 14:10 (x2), 11 (x2), 12 (x3), 13, 14, 15 (x2), 16 (x3), 17)

Etymology

Until a possible language origin for JAREDITE can be determined, all suggestions for etymologies of JAREDITE names must remain more speculative than substantive.

Sumerian lib "(to be) rich, well-off; high quality; (to be) happy" = Akkadian hadû, hidiātu, râšu, rāšû, rīšātu.[1]

Akkadian libbu, lib-bi “heart, center” (loanword in Sumerian lib "inner body; heart")[2] = Ugaritic lb, Hebrew lēb, lēbāb.[3]

Sumerian lib "dazed silence, (deathly) silence; (to be) dazed" = Akkadian šaqummatu; Cf. Sumerian lib4 “agitate,” and lib4-lib4 "plunderer."[4]

See RIPLAKISH, RIPLIANCUM, RIPLAH

Variants

Deseret Alphabet: 𐐢𐐆𐐒 (lɪb)

Notes


  1. ePennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary.
  2. ePSD.
  3. Tawil, Akkadian Lexical Companion, 177-184; Patrick R. Bennett, Comparative Semitic Linguistics: A Manual (Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 1998), 238-239.
  4. ePSD.
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