ETCSLglossingSignSign name: BUR2
Values: bu8, bur2, du9, dun5, sun5, ušum

Sargon and Ur-Zababa (c.2.1.4), line c214.B.56
Unug (SN)Lugal-zage-si (RN)handto leave behind
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Paragraph t214.p9 (line(s) 53-56) Click line no. for paragraph-aligned layout of transliteration and translation.
In those days, although writing words on tablets existed, putting tablets into envelopes did not yet exist. King Ur-Zababa despatched Sargon, the creature of the gods, to Lugal-zage-si in Unug with a message written on clay, which was about murdering Sargon. (unknown no. of lines missing)
ePSD = The Pennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary

Sumerian scribe

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