CDLI Literary 000660 (Inanna and Dumuzi D1) composite (P478883)

Literary artifact dated to the Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC) period

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Old Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)



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Literary (ETCSL 4.08.30 Inanna and Dumuzi D1 (composite))






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1. e2-temen-ni2-guru3?-a? x [...]
2. e2 uru2-ze2-ba szu si sa2-a-bi
3. e2 {d}suen-na-ka dadag-ga-bi
4. e2-an-na-ka urin du3-a-bi
5. e2 szu-bi-sze3 he2-rig7
6. e2 zi3-da-gu10 dungu-ge{du-gu-ge} i-im-diri
7. mu inim-gar sa6-ga in-ga-am3
8. ki-nu2 gi-rin{ri}-na za-gin3 se3{zi}-ga-am3
9. {d}gibil6 iri12-gal-la mu-ra-an-ku3-ku3-ga
10. mu-lu2 nam-ga-sza-an-e szu gal du3-a
11. szu-mu-un-na-ni mu-ra-an-si
12. e2 {gi}uszub-na mu-ra-ab-ku3-ga szu-luh mu-ra-ga2-ga2
13. u4 ba-an-nu2 u4 ba-an-du11
14. u4 ki-nu2-a i-bi2 kar2-kar2-dam
15. u4 u3-mu-un-e mi2 zi-zi-i-dam
16. u3-mu-un-ra nam-ti ze2-ag2-ga2-a
17. u3-mu-un-ra eszgiri2 szibir szum2{szu}-mu-na-ab
18. al ba-an-du11 al ba-an-du11 ki-nu2 al ba-an-du11
19. ki-nu2 sza3 hul2-la al ba-an-du11 ki-nu2 al ba-an-du11
20. ki-nu2 ur2 ze2-ba al ba-an-du11 ki-nu2 al ba-an-du11
21. ki-nu2 nam-lugal-la al ba-an-du11 ki-nu2 al ba-an-du11
22. ki-nu2 nam-nin-a al ba-an-du11 ki-nu2 al ba-an-du11
23. ze2-ba-ni-da ze2-ba-ni-da ki-nu2 ze2-ba-ni-da
24. ki-nu2 sza3 hul2-la ze2-ba-ni-da ki-nu2 ze2-ba-ni-da
25. ki-nu2 ur2 ze2-ba ze2-ba-ni-da ki-nu2 ze2-ba-ni-da
26. ki-nu2 nam-lugal-la ze2-ba-ni-da ki-nu2 ze2-ba-ni-da
27. ki-nu2 nam-nin-a ze2-ba-ni-da ki-nu2 ze2-ba-ni-da
28. x x ki-nu2? mu-un-na-bara2-ge ki-nu2 mu-un-na-bara2-ge
29. x x ki-nu2 mu-un-na-bara2-ge ki-nu2 mu-un-na-bara2-ge
30. lugal ki-nu2 ze2-ba-ni-sze3 gu3 mu-un-na-de2-e
31. ki ag2 ki-nu2 ze2-ba-ni-sze3 gu3 mu-un-na-de2-e
32. inim{i-ni} ti inim u4 su13-ra2{ra} gu3 mu-un-na-de2-e
33. ga-sza-an-szubur-ra sukkal zi3 e2-an-na-ke4
34. kiszib3-la2{ki-sze-eb-la2} zi3-da-na im-ma-an-dab5
35. ur2 ga-sza-an-na-ka-sze3 hi-li-a mu-ni-ku4
36. u3-mu-un-e ag2 sza3-ge ba-e-pa3-da-zu
37. lugal-e gidlam ki ag2-zu ur2 ku3 nig2 du10-zu u4 ha-ba-ni-ib-su3-u4-de3
38. bala sa6-ga pa e3 szum2-mu-un-ab
39. {gesz}gu-za nam-lugal-la suhusz ge-na-ba szum2-mu-na-ab
40. gidru kalam si sa2 eszgiri2 szibir szum2-mu-na-ab
41. aga zi3 men-na sag dalla-a szum2-mu-na-ab
42. {d}utu e3-ta {d}utu szu2-sze3
43. {tu15}ulu3-ta{tu-mu-ul-lu-ta} {tu15}mer-ra-a-sze3{tu-mu-{d}mi-ra}
44. a-ab-ba igi-nim-ta a-ab-ba sig-sze3
45. {gesz}ha-lu-ub2-ta {gesz}erin-na-sze3
46. ki-en-gi ki-uri-a eszgiri2 szibir szum2-mu-na-ab
47. sag-ge6 dur2-ru-na-bi nam-sipa-bi he2-ak-e
48. e-ne engar-gin7 GAN2 he2-ga2-ga2
49. sipa zi3-gin7 amasz he2-em-mi-lu-lu
50. gu he2-en-da-gal2 sze he2-en-da-gal2
51. i7-da a-esztub he2-en-da-gal2
52. a-sza3-ga sze gu-nu he2-en-da-gal2
53. ambar-ra ku6 muszen gu3 hu-mu-da-ra-ra
54. mu-gi-e gi sumun gi henbur he2-en-da-an-mu2
55. an-edin-na {mu}MASZ-GURUM he2-en-da-an-mu2
56. tir-tir-ra szeg9 szeg9-bar he2-en-da-lu
57. pu2-{gesz}kiri6 lal3 gesztin he2-en-da-il2
58. mu2-sar-ra hi-iz{sar} za3-hi-li{sar} he2-en-da-mu2
59. e2-gal-la zi su3-u4-gal2 he2-en-da-an-gal2
60. {i7}idigna {i7}buranun-na a-u5-ba hu-mu-ni-ib-tum2
61. gu2-gu2-ba u2 hu-mu-ta-mu2-mu2 a-gar3 he2-en-si
62. guru7-du6 guru7-masz ku3 ga-sza-an {d}nisaba-ke4 gu2 hu-mu-ni-gur-gur
63. ga-sza-an-gu10 nin an ki nin an ki szu2-a
64. ur2 [...] u4 ha-ba-ni-ib-su4-e
65. lugal [...] sag il2-la mu-un-ge-ne2
66. ur2 ku3 ga-sza-an-na-ka?-sze3 sag il2-la mu-un-ge
67. lugal x x sag il2-la ge-ne2
68. nin-gu10-ra sag il2-la ge-ne2
69. x U3 [...] il2-la KA-ta
70. mu-gig-ib gu2-da mu-un-da-la2
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    composite text

  • Genre(s): Literary (ETCSL 4.08.30 Inanna and Dumuzi D1 (composite))
  • Language(s): Sumerian

  • history: ETCSL, (1998-2006) 4.08.30 Inanna and Dumuzi D1

    [BlackETCSL] Black, Jeremy A. 1998-2006. “Electronic Text Corpus of Sumerian Literature.” 1998-2006.

  • Composite No.: Q000660
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Created Creator Type Authors Project Reviewer Status Action
2016-04-23 at 16:30:14 Englund, Robert K. atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2015-02-22 at 17:00:46 Englund, Robert K. atf Englund, Robert K. CDLI approved View
2015-02-22 at 08:58:05 Dahl, Jacob L. atf Dahl, Jacob L. CDLI approved View
2015-02-07 at 00:00:00 CDLI artifact Foxvog, Daniel A.; Wagensonner, Klaus CDLI approved View

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Cite this Artifact
“CDLI Literary 000660 (Inanna and Dumuzi D1) Composite Artifact Entry.” 2015. Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). February 7, 2015.
CDLI Literary 000660 (Inanna and Dumuzi D1) composite artifact entry (No. P478883). (2015, February 7). Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI).
CDLI Literary 000660 (Inanna and Dumuzi D1) composite artifact entry (2015) Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative (CDLI). Available at: (Accessed: September 21, 2023).
	note = {[Online; accessed 2023-09-21]},
	year = {2015},
	month = {feb 7},
	title = {CDLI {Literary} 000660 ({Inanna} and {Dumuzi} {D1}) composite artifact entry},
	howpublished = {},

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TI  - CDLI Literary 000660 (Inanna and Dumuzi D1) composite artifact entry
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