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3 and 4": The patronym Adad-sar-ili should be indexed as well; the seals together show the three generations: Sin-iddinam di.
Text 75, 6: A name beginning Ibbi- would almost always be written i-bi, not ib-bi-, and so the patronym here is likely ip-qa-t[um], already known from a text appearing in my dissertation, BM 79474 (As 13).
Dandamayev's principles for inferring ethnicity, descent, and geographical origin from the etymologies of personal names and patronyms arise from general suppositions about immigration and contact.
Gunia: -i or -ya adjective or patronym formed with Iranian *gauna- (cf.
In cases of complete adoption, a child's patronym is given with reference to its adoptive father.