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Mal(i)tiya

Other Hittite Names:

Inventory No 3011
   
Geographical Type City
Determinative URU
   
   
Literature del Monte, G. - J. Tischler 1978: Die Orts- und Gewässernamen der hethitischen Texte (RGTC 6), Wiesbaden.

Nashef, Kh., 1982: Die Orts und Gewassernamen der mittelbabylonischen und mittelassyrischen Zeit, (RGTC 5)

del Monte G. F., 1992: Die Orts und Gewässernamen der Hethitischen Texte, (RGTC 6/2), Wiesbaden.

   
   
Administration
   
Cult
   
History In the KBo 16.42 numbered text Malitiya is brought up in connection with Isuwa.
Beside it is mentionned together in the Pahuwa agreement. And also it is mentionned in correspondence between Hattusili III and Salmannasar.

   
   
Ancient Textual Documentation CTH 146: KUB 23.72 Rev. 37
CTH 187: KBo 18.24 IV 13
CTH 212.1 KUB 31.103
CTH 212.112: KUB 23.69 4
CTH 214.13: KBo 16.42 Obv. 8
CTH 577: KBo 22.264 III 12
   
   
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Localization
(sure or highly probable)
Nowadays this city ha to be located with Malatya.
   
Other Localization Proposals This city is equalized with Malatya (Goetze 1940: 47 ; Gastrang-Gurney 1959: 34; Cornelius 1958: 246 ; Houwink ten Cate 1970: 4). Furthermore it is equalized with Aslantepe (Forlanini 1986: Tav. 16 3 ;Nashef, 1982: 196).
   
   
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