High-ranking official under the Assyrian kings Sennacherib and Esarhaddon in the seventh century B.C. Under his Arameanname, Ahiqar, he became famous as the author of a series of wisdom texts written in Aramaic.

Historical Dictionary of Mesopotamia. . 2012.

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  • AHIQAR —    see ABA ENLIL DANA …   Historical Dictionary of Mesopotamia

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