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Keywords:

  • Thamudic E inscriptions;
  • Ḥismaic inscriptions;
  • North Arabian inscriptions;
  • Nabataeans;
  • Aretas;
  • mixed North Arabian texts

This study deals with a newly discovered Ancient North Arabian inscription found in al-Ḥussayniah, north of Maʿān, in southern Jordan. The inscription is dated to ‘the year Ḥarithat the king died’, most likely referring to the year of the death of Aretas IV (AD 40).