On divine-referent bull metaphors in the ETCSL corpus
Jarle Ebeling [+]
University of Oxford
Jarle Ebeling is a researcher at the Faculty of Oriental Studies, University of Oxford, specializing in corpus linguistics.
This chapter explores the significance of animals in references to the deities in Sumerian literature, focusing on one type of imagery -- the bull metaphor. It uses the ETCSL to examine frequencies of the images.