ETCSLglossingSignSign name: NIM
Values: deḫi3, elam, nim, tum4

The Flood story (c.1.7.4), line c174.A.9
riteessenceto be majestichandto complete
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Paragraph t174.p1 (line(s) 1-10) Click line no. for paragraph-aligned layout of transliteration and translation.
…… sets up ……." I will …… the perishing of my mankind; for Nintur, I will stop the annihilation of my creatures, and I will return the people from their dwelling grounds. Let them build many cities so that I can refresh myself in their shade. Let them lay the bricks of many cities in pure places, let them establish places of divination in pure places, and when the fire-quenching …… is arranged, the divine rites and exalted powers are perfected and the earth is irrigated, I will establish well-being there."
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