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Zunahara

Other Hittite Names:

Inventory No 3114
   
Geographical Type City Land
Determinative URU KUR.URU
   
   
Literature del Monte G. F.- J. Tischer, 1978: Die Orts und Gewässernamen der Hethitischen Texte, RGTC

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

Forlanini, M. 1979: "Appunti di geografia etea", Studia Mediterranea P. Meriggi dicata, 165-185.

Forlanini M. - M. Marazzi 1986: "Anatolia" Atlante Storico del Vicino Oriente Antico 4.3, Roma.

Goetze, A., 1940: Kizzuwatna and the Problem of Hittite Geography, New Haven.

Houwink ten Cate Ph.H.J., 1970: The Records of the Early Hittite Empire (c. 1450-1380 B.C.), İstanbul.
   
   
Administration
   
Cult In KUB 20.52 I 11’-14 there is mention of the Zuhna citizen.
   
History
   
   
Ancient Textual Documentation CTH 143: KUB 23.21 II 4’
CTH 525: KBo 20.90 rev. 4’
CTH 591: KUB 31.122+ FHL 42 6
CTH 628: KBo 22.187 5
KUB 20.52 I 13’
CTH 670: KBo 9.108 8’
2BoTU 17Bβ 16
   
   
Net of Routes
   
Localization
(sure or highly probable)
Zunahara must be searched near Kumanni in Kizzuwatna region.
   
Other Localization Proposals It is suggested in Kumanni area (del Monte 1992: 201). In the texts KUB 20.52, KBo 22.187, KUB 23.21 Zunahara is mentioned with Ataniya, Ilipra, Kumani, Tarša and Šinuwanta cities which are located in Kizzuwatna region
   
   
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