ETCSLglossingSignSignSign name: ŠE.NAGA
Values: nisaba

The death of Ur-Namma (Ur-Namma A) (c.2.4.1.1), line c2411.1.16
amalugal-lakugdnin-sumun2-naašag4-ĝu10im-me
amalugalkugnin-sumun2ašag4dug4
motherkingshiningNinsumun (DN)soothing expressionheartto say
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Paragraph t2411.p3 (line(s) 15-21) Click line no. for paragraph-aligned layout of transliteration and translation.
The mother, miserable because of her son, the mother of the king, holy Ninsumun, was crying: "Oh my heart!". Because of the fate decreed for Ur-Namma, because it made the trustworthy shepherd pass away, she was weeping bitterly in the broad square, which is otherwise a place of entertainment. Sweet sleep did not come to the people whose happiness ……; they passed their time in lamentation over the trustworthy shepherd who had been snatched away.
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