ETCSLglossingSignSign name: BU/BU.AB (SIRSIR)
Values: sirsir

Enmerkar and the lord of Aratta (c.1.8.2.3), line c1823.629
nam-lu2-ulu3arattaki-ke4
nam-lu2-ulu3aratta
humanityAratta (SN)
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Paragraph t1823.p48 (line(s) 626-636) Click line no. for paragraph-aligned layout of transliteration and translation.
"Come, my king, I shall offer you advice: let my counsel be heeded. I shall speak words to you; let them be heard. Let the people choose a man …… of the foreign lands, and let the people of Aratta speak ……. When I go from here, the ever-sparkling lady gives me my kingship. Ĝeštin-ana ……. In that city ……, festivals were not ……. Daily ……." (approx. 6 lines missing)
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