ETCSLglossingSignSignSign name: KI.KAL
Values: ḫirin, sas, ulutim

The Flood story (c.1.7.4), line c174.D.8
young manUtu (DN)lightboatto be thickto enter
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All the windstorms and gales arose together, and the flood swept over the ……. After the flood had swept over the land, and waves and windstorms had rocked the huge boat for seven days and seven nights, Utu the sun god came out, illuminating heaven and earth. Zi-ud-sura could drill an opening in the huge boat and the hero Utu entered the huge boat with his rays. Zi-ud-sura the king prostrated himself before Utu. The king sacrificed oxen and offered innumerable sheep.
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