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Pre-Islamic Period Inscriptions

Safaitic (7)

(7) نقش صفوي

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45cm x 16cm x 18cm
NMSA Object #809

This partially decipherable (and still untranslated) inscription may be interpreted as consisting of four lines, as follows:

Transliteration
(1) w ya sa q wa b l a'in w
(2) l ya th r ha l r b n r b a'in
(3) l l w l t s l m w t q
(4) w ya z ha s

Transcription
Waisaq was balawi
Lyasad Halr bin Raba'a
L'lal and La'at salam wa mataq
Wa Yarhas

(Not yet deciphered / translated)

حجر عليه أربعة نقوش صفوية كتبت بطريقة غائرية بواسطة النقر على سطح الحجر وجوانبه

النص
(1) و ي ص ق و ب ل ع و
(2) ل ي ث ر هـ ل ر ب ن ر ب ع
(3) ل ل و ل ت س ل م و م ت ق
(4) و ي ح س

القراءة
ويصق وبلعو
ليسد هلر بن ربع
لل ولات سلم ومتق
ويرحس

 
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