Bible Names N-Z
: Tiglath-Pileser I.
Tiglath-Pileser I in Wikipedia
Tiglath-Pileser I (from the Hebraic form of Akkadian:
Tukultī-apil-Ešarra, "my trust is in the son of Esharra")
(ܬܲܟܲܠܬܝܼ ܐܵܦܸܠ ܥܝܼܫܵܪܵܐ) was a king of Assyria during the Middle
Assyrian period (1114–1076 BC). According to Georges Roux,
Tiglath-Pileser was, "one of the two or three great Assyrian
monarchs since the days of Shamshi-Adad I". From his
surviving inscriptions, he seems to have carefully cultivated
a fear of himself in his subjects and in his enemies alike...