Letter from Pabi to Akhnaton
|Letter from Pabi to Akhnaton (1912) , translated by Robert Williams Rogers|
|Amarna letters, this letter was found at Lachish. It was published in Cuneiform Parallels to the Old Testament.Believed to be related to the|
To the Great One, thus speaks Pabi, at your feet do I fall.
You must know that Shipti-Ba'al and Zimrida are conspiring, and Shipti-Ba'al has said to Zimrida "My father of the city Yarami has written to me: give me six bows, three daggers and three swords. If I take the field against the land of the king and you march at my side, I shall surely conquer. He who makes this plan is Pabi. Send him before me."
Now have I sent you Rapha-el. He will bring to the Great man intelligence concerning the matter.