ETCSLglossingSignSign name: AL
Values: al

An elegy on the death of Nawirtum (c.5.5.3), line c553.49
dme-medlammaḫi-li-ḫi-lime-am3ga-mu-ri-in-pad3
me-melammaḫi-lime-apad3
Meme (DN)guardian deityattractivenesswhereto find
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Paragraph t553.p6 (line(s) 47-56) Click line no. for paragraph-aligned layout of transliteration and translation.
He wears their ……, he weeps for her: "O where is ……? I would call upon you! Where are Meme and the alluring protective spirits? I would call upon you! Where is the ……, the ……, the gracious words? I would call upon you! Where are my …… weapon and gloriously fashioned quiver? I would call upon you! Where is that which brightens the …… face, my noble counsel? I would call upon you! Where is my ……, my precious brilliance? I would call upon you! Where are my sweet songs which make the heart rejoice? I would call upon you! Where are my …… weapon and golden quiver which brightens the spirit? I would call upon you! Where are my dancing, hand-waving, and frolicking (?)? I would call upon you!"
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