Oxford Index Browse

You are looking at 11-20 of 2,012 items for:

Regional and National History x Middle Eastern History x clear all

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

Abriss einer historischen Grammatik der semitischen Sprachen

Edward Lipiński.

in Journal of Semitic Studies

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History; Middle Eastern Languages; Literary Studies - World; Biblical Studies. 0 words.

Go to »  abstract

ABU AND UMM IN THE IRAQI DIALECT

SADOK MASLIYAH.

in Journal of Semitic Studies

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History; Middle Eastern Languages; Literary Studies - World; Biblical Studies. 0 words.

Go to »  abstract

ABŪ 'ĪSĀ AL-WARRĀQ AND THE HISTORY OF RELIGIONS

DAVID THOMAS.

in Journal of Semitic Studies

January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History; Middle Eastern Languages; Literary Studies - World; Biblical Studies. 0 words.

Go to »  abstract

Abydos

Stephen Mitchell.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online December 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History. 206 words.

Was the best harbour on the Asiatic side of the *Hellespont. In the Iliad (2. 836) an ally of Troy and then a Thracian settlement, it was colonized c.700 bce by Milesians (see colonization,...

Go to »  abstract

Achaemenid art

Michael Vickers.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History. 334 words.

The official sculpture of the Persian empire was made in a distinctive style which owed much to Mesopotamian forerunners, and like them tended to the glorification of the ruler. It used to be thought...

Go to »  abstract

Achaemenids

Pierre Briant.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online December 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History. 298 words.

The term, as used by Herodotus (1. 125), refers to one of the three clans (phrētrē) of the Pasargadae tribe to which the Persian kings belonged; its eponymous ancestor was supposedly Achaemenes (Hdt....

Go to »  abstract

Achaeus (3), d. 213 BCE

Guy Thompson Griffith and Susan Mary Sherwin-White.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History. 173 words.

Achaeus (3) (d. 213 BCE), viceroy for *Antiochus (3) III of Seleucid Asia Minor and his kinsman (maternal uncle), probably the grandson of the Seleucid official Achaeus the Elder. In 223/2...

Go to »  abstract

Ada

Simon Hornblower.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History. 199 words.

Ada, *satrap (see mausolus) of the Persian province of *Caria, youngest child of *Hecatomnus, sister of *Mausolus and of *Idrieus, to whom she was incestuously married and with whom she was...

Go to »  abstract

Adam Gacek, Arabic Manuscripts: a Vademecum for Readers (Handbook of Oriental Studies, Section 1, The Near and Middle East, volume 98).

Paul Auchterlonie.

in Journal of Semitic Studies

April 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History; Middle Eastern Languages; Literary Studies - World; Biblical Studies. 0 words.

Go to »  abstract

Addenda et Corrigenda to the Hamito‐Semitic Etymological Dictionary (HSED) by V. Orel and O. Stolbova (II)

Leonid Kogan.

in Journal of Semitic Studies

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Middle Eastern History; Middle Eastern Languages; Literary Studies - World; Biblical Studies. 0 words.

The present article presents additional critical remarks on the Semitic and Afroasiatic lexical comparisons proposed in the Hamito‐Semitic Etymological Dictionary (HSED) by V. Orel and O....

Go to »  abstract