ETCSLglossingSignSignSign name: U.PIRIG (KUŠU)
Values: kušu, kušum4

Inana's descent to the nether world (c.1.4.1), line c141.376
Utu (DN)tearhandto approach
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Paragraph t141.p59 (line(s) 376-383) Click line no. for paragraph-aligned layout of transliteration and translation.
Utu accepted his tears. { (1 ms. adds 1 line:) Dumuzid's demons could not keep hold of him. } Utu turned Dumuzid's hands into snake's hands. He turned his feet into snake's feet. Dumuzid escaped his demons. { (1 ms. adds 1 line:) Like a saĝkal snake he ……. } They seized ……. (2 lines fragmentary)Holy Inana …… her heart.
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