ETCSLglossingSignSign name: PIRIG×UD (UG)
Values: pirig̃3, ug, uk, uq

The lament for Sumer and Urim (c.2.2.3), line c223.C.160
dnin-ĝir2-su-ke4e2-ninnu-taĝiri3kur2ba-ra-an-dab5
nin-ĝir2-sue2-ninnuĝiri3kur2dab5
Ninĝirsu (DN)E-ninnu (TN)footto be differentto seize
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Paragraph t223.p21 (line(s) 155-162) Click line no. for paragraph-aligned layout of transliteration and translation.
A violent storm blew over Umma and the Šeg-kuršaga. Šara took an unfamiliar path away from the E-maḫ, his beloved dwelling. Ninmul cried bitter tears over her destroyed city." Oh my city, whose charms can no longer satisfy me," she cried bitterly. Ĝirsu, the city of heroes, was afflicted with a lightning storm. Ninĝirsu took an unfamiliar path away from the E-ninnu. Mother Bau wept bitter tears in her E-Iri-kug." Alas, the destroyed city, my destroyed house," she cried bitterly.
ePSD = The Pennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary

Sumerian scribe

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