- a walled plain in the fourth quadrant of the face of the moon: about 75 miles (120 km) in diameter.
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This has been in consequence of a keen-sighted observation of Prof. Hommel.Patriarchal Palestine
Archibald Henry Sayce
She appears in the inscription in question by the side of a goddess who—following Hommel—is none other than Bau.
Hommel proposed to interpret the name therefore as 'gods of the watery habitation.'
Hommel and others interpret that Gilgamesh accomplishes the 'forty-five days' journey' in three days.
But how comes it that Hommel and Hendschel, formerly your enthusiastic pupils, have now cooled down?The Life, Letters and Work of Frederic Leighton
Mrs. Russell Barrington