ETCSLglossingSignSign name: DAM
Values: dam

A hymn to Inana for Išme-Dagan (c.2.5.4.a), line c254a.C.E.11
enunugki-gasaĝkeše2-bami-ni-in-kur9
enunugsaĝkeše2kur9
high priest(ess)Unug (SN)headto bindto enter
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He made the people follow the proper path, and ousted (?) the enemy from Sumer. He removed the wicked tongues, and made justice shine forth like copper. That fathers should be feared and mothers respected, that sons should pay heed to the words of their fathers, and that mercy, compassion and pity should be shown, that one should provide even one's paternal grandparents with food and drink -- all this he established in Sumer and Akkad. Then she made Išme-Dagan, the son of Enlil, the en priest of Unug, into their guardian -- this is what Inana, the lady of heaven and earth, did; and the great An declared his consent. Enlil …….
ePSD = The Pennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary

Sumerian scribe

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