ETCSLglossingSignSign name: FIVE.U (NINNU)
Values: ninnu

The Keš temple hymn (c.4.80.2), line c4802.F.78
dnin-ḫur-saĝ-ĝa2ušumgal-am3šag4im-mi-in-tuš
nin-ḫur-saĝ-ĝa2ušumgalšag4tuš
Ninḫursaĝa (DN)type of serpentheartto sit
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Paragraph t4802.p13 (line(s) 75-86) Click line no. for paragraph-aligned layout of transliteration and translation.
House given birth by a lion, whose interior the hero has embellished (?)! House Keš, given birth by a lion, whose interior the hero has embellished (?)! The heroes make their way straight into its interior. Ninḫursaĝa sits within like a great dragon. Nintur the great mother assists at births there. Šul-pa-e the ruler acts as lord. Ašgi the hero consumes the contents of the vessels (?). Urumaš, the great herald of the plains, dwells there too. Stags are gathered at the house in herds. Will anyone else bring forth something as great as Keš? Will any other mother ever give birth to someone as great as its hero Ašgi? Who has ever seen anyone as great as its lady Nintur?
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