ETCSLglossingSignSignSignSign name: GAD.TAK4.UR2 (UMBIN and GAD.KID2.UR2)
Values: umbin

Letter from Šarrum-bāni to Šu-Suen about keeping the Martu at bay (c.3.1.15), line c3115.5
Martu (EN)landto fall
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You sent me a message ordering me to work on the construction of the great fortification Murīq-Tidnim. { You presented yourself before me } { (1 ms. has instead:) A messenger presented himself before me }, announcing: "The Martu have invaded the land." { You instructed me } { (1 ms. has instead:) You have imposed on me as a task (?) } to build the fortification, so as to cut off their route; also, that no breaches of the Tigris or the Euphrates should cover the fields with water.
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