ETCSLglossingSignSign name: AŠGAB
Values: ašgab

A praise poem of Išme-Dagan (Išme-Dagan A + V) (c., line c25401.A.47
shepherd's craftSumer (GN)headto bestow
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Paragraph t25401.p3 (line(s) 43-52) Click line no. for paragraph-aligned layout of transliteration and translation.
He named me with a favourable name even when my seed was inserted into the womb. Nintur stood by at my birth, and she established the office of en for me ……, even when my umbilical cord was cut. Enlil, my principal deity, bestowed on me the shepherdship of Sumer, and assigned to me a tireless protective goddess, adding also therewith a correct stature. (3 lines fragmentary)
ePSD = The Pennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary

Sumerian scribe

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