The Sumerian Prefix Forms BE- and BI- in the Time of the Earlier Princes of Lagaš
Samuel N. Kramer
This work departs from that of Poebel about Sumerian phonetics, and gives special attention to the values established to the prefix bI. bI is usually written in two ways: BI and BÍ. The textual evidence reveals 165 cases where the prefix bI- precedes twelve different verbal roots.
- Assyriological Studies 8
- Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1936
- Pp. x + 29
- Out of Print