ETCSLglossingSignSign name: ḪUL2
Values: bibra, gukkal, ḫul2, kuš8, ukuš2

The building of Ninĝirsu's temple (Gudea, cylinders A and B) (c.2.1.7), line c217.1140
gu3-de2-aensi2
GU3-DE2-APA.TE.SI
gu3-de2-aensi2
Gudea (RN)(city) ruler
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Paragraph t217.p128 (line(s) 1125-1142) Click line no. for paragraph-aligned layout of transliteration and translation.
Gudea, the ruler in charge of building the house, the ruler of Lagaš, presented it with the chariot "It makes the mountains bow down", which carries awesome radiance and on which great fearsomeness rides and with its donkey stallion, Ud-gu-dugduga, to serve before it; with the seven-headed mace, the fierce battle weapon, the weapon unbearable both for the North and for the South, with a battle cudgel, with the mitum mace, with the lion-headed weapon made from nir stone, which never turns back before the highlands, with dagger blades, with nine standards, with the "strength of heroism", with his bow which twangs like a meš forest, with his angry arrows which whizz like lightning flashes in battle, and with his quiver, which is like a lion, a piriĝ lion, or a fierce snake sticking out its tongue -- strengths of battle imbued with the power of kingship.
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