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By Maximillien de Lafayette
Aramaic is the language spoken by way of Jesus Christ and the Essenes.
Vol.3, from a collection of four volumes of roughly 1,100 pages. DE LAFAYETTE DICTIONARY OF historical AND sleek ASSYRIAN SYRIAC MANDAIC NAZORENE ARAMAIC: Comparative Encyclopedic Thesaurus-Lexicon of Aramaic, Arabic, Akkadian, Babylonian Assyrian, Hebrew, Sumerian, Syriac.
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A Definition's instance
The phrases Bab and Babylon and their relation to Babilu:
Bab: historical Assyrian/Babylonian. Noun. A gate.
From Bab, derived the phrases Babi and Babu.
(The plural is: Babani and Babati).
The be aware Bab was once utilized in many Semitic and historical heart and close to jap languages.
Some civilizations integrated the be aware Bab of their most crucial symbols and nationwide entity's vocabularies, equivalent to the note of Babylon, this means that the gate of God.
Babylon consists of 2 phrases:
a-Bab, this means that a gate,
b-Ylon or Eli, or El, this means that god.
"Zahi asbuut bab rab suunnuu ana izikipi uzakeep." From the Annals of Sardanapalus. Translated verbatim: "I crucified on crosses seven hundred males round their nice gate "
King Esur (Assur, Ashur) stated: "usa shira gimir babaani." Translated verbatim: "I positioned round the entire gates."
And: "mihriit baabi sin." Translated verbatim: "In entrance in their gates." From the Annals of Sardanapalus: "Zaabi tilai in babaati sa ersu ana zikipi lu uzaakeepi." Translated verbatim: "I impaled on crosses alive males on the gates of his city."
And from the slabs of Sennacherib: "Mihriit babaati." Translated verbatim: "Before the gates."
* Bab in Arabic.
* Baba in Mandaic.
* Babi in historic Assyrian.
* Babu in historic Assyrian.
* Babu in previous Babybolian.
* Babu in Sumerian.
Baavil (Babil, Babel): Aramaic/Babylonian. Noun. Babylon.
* Babel in Arabic.
* Bavel in Hebrew.
* Babil in old Assyrian.
* Babil in Akkadian.
* Babil in outdated Babylonian.
* Babil in modern Assyrian japanese dialect.
* Babilu in Akkadian.
* Babylonia in Arabic.
* Babilu in historical Assyrian.
* Bab-El in historical Hebrew (Gate of God).
* The Hebrew be aware El is of an Ugaritic-Phoenician starting place this means that God, and regularly linked to Baal, the Canaanite, Syrian, Phoenician and Ugaritic God.
The notice Babilu seemed often on Mesopotamian clay drugs, and particularly on slabs, bricks and seals of Hammurabi, Nebuchadnezzar, Purnapuriyas, Esar Haddon, and Neriglissar.
Nebuchadnezzar acknowledged, "Libu-ya ina Babel." Translation: "My center is in Babylon."
Beth hbushyo: Noun. a jail, a jail.
* Hbushyo is Habsu and Habs in Arabic.
* Hbushyo is Habshu in Sumerian.
* Hbushyo is Habshu in Akkadian.
* Hbushyo is Habshuu in Phoenician.
* Hbushyo is Hbushu in Ugaritic.
Synonyms for hbushyo (jail) in Aramaic and Arabic: Habis,Sijin.