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The Melammu Database depends on user input. Without user input there can be no growth or improvement. So if, while browsing the database, you notice that a piece of information known to you has not yet been included, please take a few minutes and submit this information to us using the form below. The length of an entry can be anything between 30-500 words. For information on the nature of the entries, see the General Description of the Melammu Database. If you have any questions left, please consult our FAQ.

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N.B.: All entries are to be submitted in English in plain text format. The Melammu Project has the sole right to determine whether a submission will be used or not and reserves the right to edit submissions as necessary. Editing and verification will be done by the database administrator upon submission. Submission of an entry assigns the Melammu Project the right to use the entry on its web sites or in its publications. More information about the Melammu Database and its entries is available here.

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