ETCSLglossingSignSignSign name: BALAG.LUL
Values: tigi

Ninurta's exploits: a šir-sud (?) to Ninurta (c.1.6.2), line c162.65
enmemaḫ-ea2-kuš3sud-sud
enmemaḫa2-kuš3sud
lordessenceto be majesticforearmto be distant
Click on a lemma to search the ePSD. Show sign names.

Paragraph t162.p5 (line(s) 57-69) Click line no. for paragraph-aligned layout of transliteration and translation.
"But you will force it into the shackles of the gods. You, Antelope of Heaven, must trample the mountains beneath your hooves, Ninurta, lord, son of Enlil. Who has so far been able to resist its assault? The besetting Asag is beyond all control, its weight is too heavy. Rumours of its armies constantly arrive, before ever its soldiers are seen. This thing's strength is massive, no weapon has been able to overturn it. Ninurta, neither the axe nor the all-powerful spear can penetrate its flesh, no warrior like it has ever been created against you. Lord, you who reach out towards the august divine powers, splendour, jewel of the gods, you bull with the features of a wild bull, with a prominent backbone, …… this fellow is clever! My Ninurta, whose form Enki contemplates with favour, my Uta-ulu, lord, son of Enlil, what is to be done?"
ePSD = The Pennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary

Sumerian scribe

© Copyright 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 The ETCSL project, Faculty of Oriental Studies, University of Oxford
Updated 2006-10-09 by JE

University of Oxford