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Glyph T12.nn:501:314 - AJ tz'i-b'a

AJ tz'i-b'a (aj tz'ib') (T12.nn:501:314) > prep. phr. "he of the writing," or "scribe"; artist's title; designates the occupation of scribe, painter, or artist in general

<> (JM) Tnn represents a hand holding a writing or painting instrument.

(CH) > a-TZ'IB'-b'a (a[j]tz'i[h]b'a) aj-tz'ihb'a ~ ag. -t. v. "(some)one who writes" for part of scribal signatures.

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