ETCSLglossingSignSign name: U
Values: bur3, buru3, šu4, u

The death of Ur-Namma (Ur-Namma A) (c., line c2411.1.14
Utu (DN)heavento go out or inday(light)tears (of joy)to hang
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Paragraph t2411.p2 (line(s) 8-14) Click line no. for paragraph-aligned layout of transliteration and translation.
Because An had altered his holy words completely, …… became empty, and because, deceitfully, Enlil had completely changed the fate he decreed, Ninmaḫ began a lament in her ……. Enki shut (?) the great door of Eridug. Nudimmud withdrew into his bedchamber and lay down fasting. At his zenith, Nanna frowned at the …… words of An. Utu did not come forth in the sky, and the day was full of sorrow.
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