ETCSLglossingSignSign name: ANŠE
Values: anše

Letter from Kug-Nanna to the god Ninšubur (c.3.3.39), line c3339.A.9
nidbašum2da-nun-nadiĝirgal-gal-e-ne
nidbašum2a-nun-nadiĝirgal
(food) offeringto giveAnuna (DN)deityto be big
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Say to (1 line missing)to the counsellor who constantly cares for ……, the god who distributes the divine powers, who utters pleasing words, who …… a verdant branch by his head; the linen-clad god of the abzu, the chief administrator, who makes the oracular responses (?) favourable, whose words are pre-eminent; the powerful one (?) at the bow (?) of the boat "Stag of the Abzu", the lord of wide and complete wisdom, the minister who knows An's secrets, with whom no god can compare; the lord of the protective goddesses; him whose great sweet eyes inspire confidence, who provides the Anuna gods, the great gods, with food offerings; the adviser who comes forth from the skies, who is worthy of holy Inana; without whom no lord or king could receive the lofty sceptre -- to Ninšubur, the merciful god who listens to prayers and supplications, repeat: this is what Kug-Nanna the incantation priest, the son of Lugal-ka-gena, your servant, says:
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