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Amorite [Sum. Martu; Akkad. Amurru; Heb. Amori]locked

  • Giorgio Buccellati

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Name given to ethnic and political social groups in the Ancient Near East. In its ethnic connotation the term Amorite was used originally to refer to a Semitic, pastoralist and presumably rural population in the Middle Euphrates region in the late 3rd and early 2nd millennium ...

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