See Gibson, Textbook of Syrian Semitic Inscriptions, Vol. II, p. 19 (Oxford University Press, 1975).


C.W. McEwan et al., Soundings at Tell Fakhariyah, University of Chicago Oriental Institute Publications, Volume LXXIX (University of Chicago Press, 1958).


An inscription of Adad-Nirari II describing his campaign in Syria in 894 B.C. refers to Sikanu as being situated at the source of the Habor River. (See Albert Kirk Grayson, Assyrian Royal Inscriptions, Part 2, Vol. II in Records of the Ancient Near East [Otto Harrassowitz, 1976] p. 90).