ETCSLglossingSignSign name: LI
Values: en3, gub2, le, li

A praise poem of Išme-Dagan (Išme-Dagan A + V) (c., line c25401.A.83
wordto be goodEnlil (DN)Ninlil (DN)Ito measure
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Nuska, Enlil's minister, placed the royal sceptre in my hand, revealed the powers of E-kur to me, established there for me an awe-inspiring podium, and ensured that Enlil's heart was in a joyful mood. Ninurta, Enlil's mighty warrior, approached Nunamnir in speech on my behalf and secured (?) the favourable words of Enlil and Ninlil for me. He has made my reign of kingship excellent, has made me great in lordship, and is indeed my helper. In E-kur he prays continually on my behalf, and is indeed the constable of my kingship. He, who with mighty weapons makes all the foreign countries bow low, has put great power …… into my right hand.
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