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Primary publication: RIME composite
Author: Frayne, Douglas R.
Publication date: 2007
Secondary publication(s): Steible, Horst, FAOS 05/2 (1982) Lugalzagesi 2, A
Author remarks:
Published collation:
CDLI no.: P431197
UCLA Library ARK 21198/zz002ct1zc
CDLI comments:
Source of original electronic files
Catalogue: 20120709 cdliadmin
Transliteration: Foxvog, Daniel A.
Translation: Foxvog, Daniel A.
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Text Content:
Genre: Royal/Monumental
Sub-genre: composite
Sub-genre remarks:
Composite no.: Q001380
Language: Sumerian
Physical Information
Object type: other (see object remarks)
Material: composite
Object remarks: composite text
Measurements (mm): x x
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Surface preservation:
Condition description:
Join information:
Seal no.:
Seal information:
Provenience: Umma (mod. Tell Jokha)
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Period: ED IIIb (ca. 2500-2340 BC)
Period remarks:
Date of Origin: Gishakidu.00.00.00
Dates referenced: Gishakidu.00.00.00
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Composite text

surface a
1. u4 {d}szara2
#tr.en: When Šara
>>Q001380 001
2. {d}en-lil2-ra
#tr.en: to Enlil
>>Q001380 002
3. ra2-zu ur4 sza3-ga
#tr.en: the collected prayers of (his) heart
>>Q001380 003
4. e-na-du11-ga
#tr.en: had spoken,
>>Q001380 004
5. e-na-gen-na
#tr.en: and had gone to him,
>>Q001380 005
6. gesz-sza3-ki-du10 sipa ki-ag2-ga2
#tr.en: Gišša-kidug, the beloved shepherd
>>Q001380 006
7. {d}szara2-ke4
#tr.en: of Šara,
>>Q001380 007
8. a x x-sze3? tu-da
#tr.en: the one born for ...,
>>Q001380 008
9. nir-gal2 sag husz ki-en-gi-ke4
#tr.en: the princely one, fierce head of Sumer
>>Q001380 009
10. gaba-gal2 nu-gi4 kur-kur-ra-ke4
#tr.en: who no counterpart in all the foreign lands,
>>Q001380 010
11. en za3 kesz2 {d}nin-ur4-ke4
#tr.en: the en-priest who holds fast to the side of Ninura,
>>Q001380 011
12. ama sza3 kusz2 {d}en-ki-ka-ke4
#tr.en: the mother(?) who soothes the heart of Enki,
>>Q001380 012
13. ku-li ki-ag2
#tr.en: beloved friend
>>Q001380 013
14. {d}isztaran-ke4
#tr.en: of Ištaran,
>>Q001380 014
15. ensi2 kal-ga
#tr.en: mighty governor
>>Q001380 015
16. {d}en-lil2-la2-ke4
#tr.en: of Enlil,
>>Q001380 016
17. lugal mu pa3 {d}inanna-ke4
#tr.en: king nominated by Inanna–
>>Q001380 017
18. e-bi mu-ak
#tr.en: he constructed its levee
>>Q001380 018
19. na-bi mu-ru2
#tr.en: and erected its stele.
>>Q001380 019
20. im-dub-ba-bi
#tr.en: Its boundary mound
>>Q001380 020
21. pa e-mi-e3
#tr.en: he made resplendent
>>Q001380 021
22. na-ru2-a-bi
#tr.en: and its stele(s)
>>Q001380 022
23. ki-be2 bi-gi4
#tr.en: he restored.
>>Q001380 023
24. [x] x [x ...]
#tr.en: ...
>>Q001380 024
25. [...] x x [x]
#tr.en: ...
>>Q001380 025
26. za3 na-ru2-a-{d}szara2-kam
#tr.en: (This) is the frontier according to the stele of Šara:
>>Q001380 026
27. i7-mah2-[(x)]-ta
#tr.en: from the Great Canal
>>Q001380 027
28. id5 gaba-a-sze3
#tr.en: to the Gaba’a Canal
>>Q001380 028
29. 4(u@c) 5(asz@c) {ninda}nindax(DU)
#tr.en: is 45 nindan.
>>Q001380 029
30. za3 na-ru2-a {d}szara2-kam
#tr.en: (This) is the frontier according to the stele of Šara:
>>Q001380 030
31. i7 [gaba-a-ta]
# variant: e2-x-ta
#tr.en: From the Gaba’a Canal
>>Q001380 031
32. HAR-AL-sze3
#tr.en: to HAR-AL
>>Q001380 032
33. 6(gesz2@c) 3(u@c) {ninda}nindax(DU)
#tr.en: is 390 nindan.
>>Q001380 033
34. za3 na-ru2-a {d}szara2-kam
#tr.en: (This) is the frontier according to the stele of Šara:
>>Q001380 034
35. HAR-AL-ta
>>Q001380 035
#tr.en: From HAR-AL
36. 1(u@c) bad3 da {ansze}dur9{ur3}-ga2-ra-sze3
>>Q001380 036
#tr.en: to the ten fortresses alongside the the Durgara
>>Q001380 037
37. 6(gesz2@c) 3(u@c) {ninda}nindax(DU)
#tr.en: is 390 nindan.
>>Q001380 037
38. za3 na-ru2-a {d}szara2-kam
#tr.en: (This) is the frontier according to the stele of Šara:
>>Q001380 038
39. 1(u@c) bad3 da {ansze}dur9{ur3}-ga2-ra-ta
>>Q001380 039
#tr.en: From the ten fortresses alongside the the Durgara
40. nag-{d}nansze-sze3
#tr.en: to Nag-Nanše
>>Q001380 040
41. 1(gesz'u@c) 3(u@c) 6(asz@c)? {ninda}nindax(DU)
#tr.en: is 636 nindan.
>>Q001380 041
42. za3 na-ru2-a szara2-kam
#tr.en: (This) is the frontier according to the stele of Šara:
>>Q001380 042
43. nag-{d}nansze-ta
#tr.en: From Nag-Nanše
>>Q001380 043
44. i7 gibil-sze3
#tr.en: to New Canal
>>Q001380 044
45. 2(gesz'u@c) la2 2(u@c) {ninda}nindax(DU)
#tr.en: is 1180 nindan.
>>Q001380 045
46. za3 na-ru2-a {d}szara2-kam
#tr.en: (This) is the frontier according to the stele of Šara:
>>Q001380 046
47. i7 gibil-ta
#tr.en: From New Canal
>>Q001380 047
48. e2 {d}dimgal-abzu-ka-sze3
#tr.en: to the Temple of Dimgalabzu
>>Q001380 048
49. 1(gesz'u@c) 6(gesz2@c) {ninda}nindax(DU)
#tr.en: is 960 nindan.
>>Q001380 049
50. za3 na-ru2-a {d}szara2-kam
#tr.en: (This) is the frontier according to the stele of Šara:
>>Q001380 050
51. e2 [{d}]dimgal-abzu-ka-ta
#tr.en: From the Temple of Dimgalabzu
>>Q001380 051
52. mur-gu4 {d}szara2-sze3
#tr.en: to Fodder of Šara
>>Q001380 052
53. 1(gesz'u@c) 3(gesz2@c) 1(u@c) {ninda}nindax(DU)
#tr.en: is 790 nindan.
>>Q001380 053
54. za3 na-ru2-a {d}szara2-sze3
#tr.en: (This) is the frontier according to the stele of Šara:
>>Q001380 054
55. mur-gu4 <{d}szara2>-ta
#tr.en: From Fodder of Šara
>>Q001380 055
56. e2# {d}isztaran-sze3
#tr.en: to the ... of Ištaran
>>Q001380 056
57. [n] {ninda}nindax(DU)
#tr.en: is ... nindan.
>>Q001380 057
58. za3 na-ru2-a {d}szara2-kam
#tr.en: (This) is the frontier according to the stele of Šara:
>>Q001380 058
59. e2 {d}isztaran-ta
#tr.en: From the ... of Ištaran
>>Q001380 059
60. an-za-gar3-ta
#tr.en: to the Tower
>>Q001380 060
61. [1(szar2@c)?] 5(gesz'u@c)? 1(gesz2@c) 2(u@c) {ninda}nindax(DU)
#tr.en: is 6680 nindan.
>>Q001380 061
62. za3 na-ru2-a {d}szara2-kam
#tr.en: (This) is the frontier according to the stele of Šara:
>>Q001380 062
63. an-za-gar3-ta
#tr.en: From the Tower
>>Q001380 063
$ n lines broken
64'. im-dub-ba-be2
#tr.en: Beyond its border mound
>>Q001380 064'
65'. nu-ni-dib
#tr.en: he did not permit any to pass.
>>Q001380 065'
66'. na-ru2-a-bi
#tr.en: Its stele(s)
>>Q001380 066'
67'. ki-be2 be2-gi4
#tr.en: he restored,
>>Q001380 067'
68'. inim {d}isztaran-ta
#tr.en: and at the command of Ištaran
>>Q001380 068'
69'. ki-ba na be2-ru2
#tr.en: he erected a (new) stele at that place.
>>Q001380 069'
70'. lu2 kur-ra
#tr.en: Should a foreign man
>>Q001380 070'
71'. ki-bi al?-gul-la
#tr.en: destroy its place,
>>Q001380 071'
72'. szu ba-ta-ti-a
#tr.en: or take it away
>>Q001380 072'
73'. ab-zah2-a
#tr.en: and make it disappear from there,
>>Q001380 073'
74'. iri?-[na?]
#tr.en: in his city,
>>Q001380 074'
75'. ki musz hul-a-gin7
#tr.en: like a place devastated by snakes,
>>Q001380 075'
76'. sag-il2 na-du12-du12
#tr.en: may he never hold (his) head high!
>>Q001380 076'
77'. e2-gal hul-a-na
#tr.en: In his devastated palace
>>Q001380 077'
78'. ensi2-be2
#tr.en: onto that ruler
>>Q001380 078'
79'. zu2 gig
#tr.en: may painful fangs
>>Q001380 079'
80'. ha-mu-du3-e
#tr.en: be fastened!
>>Q001380 080'