Royal palace "G" in Ebla. There are elaborations as to the penalties incurred when a person is injured, and there are details about various trials. The tablets depict a civilization about 1, years earlier than that of Moses, which provided important written information about the administration of justice. It was clearly a highly-developed civilization, with concepts of justice and individual rights to the fore. Although the majority of the tablets deal with economic matters and other commercial dealings, others described topics such as offerings to the gods, rituals, and legends.
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Ebla: Its Impact on Bible Records
But could Ebla also speak for itself? Up till then, Ebla had attracted little interest outside the world of Near Eastern archaeology, and indeed relatively muted interest within it. The excavations dramatically changed all that. The full extent and significance of this complex became clear in the excavations. Was this the base of a royal throne?
Ebla: Its Impact on Bible Records
Ebla Tablets Introduction Archaeologists knew from their study of Sumerian, Akkadian and Egyptian texts that there had been once an ancient assyrian empire called Ebla. In a young graduate of Rome University, Paolo Matthiae and his team uncovered the remains of a city under what was known as Tell Mardikh pictured some 30 km south of Aleppo in northern Syria. The tell was identified during their excavation of , when they unearthed a male statue containing a line inscription with the words; dedicated to Ibbit -Lim, son of Ikris-Hepa, King of Ebla. When the tablets were first found, it was soon realised that the city used a very ancient language in the North West Semitic group which was previously unknown. Professor Pettinato labelled this Paleo-Canaanite. These Ebla tablets are written in a Sumerian script, with Sumerian logograms adapted to represent Akkadian words and syllables.
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