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Primary publication: RIME 3/ composite
Author: Frayne, Douglas R.
Publication date: 1997
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CDLI no.: P432307
UCLA Library ARK 21198/zz002fqpc7
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Catalogue: 20120928 cdliadmin
Transliteration: Foxvog, Daniel A.
Translation: Foxvog, Daniel A.
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Genre: Royal/Monumental
Sub-genre: composite
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Composite no.: Q001005
Language: Sumerian
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Object type: other (see object remarks)
Material: composite
Object remarks: composite text
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Provenience: Ur (mod. Tell Muqayyar)
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Period: Ur III (ca. 2100-2000 BC)
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Date of Origin: Ibbi-Suen.00.00.00
Dates referenced: Ibbi-Suen.00.00.00
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Composite text

surface a
1. {d}i-bi2-{d}suen
#tr.en: Ibbi-Sîn,
2. dingir kalam-ma-na
#tr.en: the god of his country,
3. lugal kal-ga
#tr.en: the mighty king,
4. lugal uri5{ki}-ma
#tr.en: king of Ur
5. lugal an-ub-da limmu2-ba-ke4
#tr.en: and king of the four world quarters,
6. nam-gal ki-ag2
#tr.en: because of the great love
7. {d}suen-na-da
#tr.en: of Sîn,
8. uri5{ki}
#tr.en: Ur
9. dagal-e-de3
#tr.en: to widen
10. sa im-ma-szi-gar
#tr.en: he decided(?).
11. ur5-ta
#tr.en: Therefore,
12. kalam gi-ne2
#tr.en: to make the country secure
13. sig-nim GAM-e-de3
#tr.en: and to make the lower and upper countries bow down,
14. bad3 gal
#tr.en: a great wall
15. za-pa-ag2-ba szu nu-ku4?-ku4?
#tr.en: through whose loop-holes(?) not (even) a hand can enter(?),
16. hur-sag sig7-ga-gin7
#tr.en: like a verdant mountain range
17. iri{ki}-ni im-mi-dab6
#tr.en: he made encircle his city.
18. urua temen-be2
#tr.en: In the foundations, for its foundation deposits
19. ki in-ma-ni-pa3
#tr.en: he sought out places.
20. bad3-ba
#tr.en: Of that wall:
21. {d}i-bi2-{d}suen gu2-gal nam-nun-na
#tr.en: Ibbi-Sîn Is the Canal inspector of Princeliness
22. mu-bi-im
#tr.en: is its name.