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CDLI Literary 000796, ex. 082
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Primary publicationCDLI Literary 000796, ex. 082
Publication date2014ff.
Secondary publication(s)Gadd, Cyril J. & Shaffer, Aaron, UET 6 (1963, 1966, 2006) 0290; Robson, Eleanor, OECT 14 (1999) fig. A.5.19; Gordon SP 519 JJJJ; Alster Proverbs 043
CollectionBritish Museum, London, UK
Museum no.BM —
Accession no.
ProvenienceUr (mod. Tell Muqayyar)
Excavation no.U 17207.055
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
GenreLiterary; Mathematical
Sub-genreETCSL 6.01.02 Proverbs Collection 02 (witness)
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20050201 melville
ATF sourcePeterson, Jeremiah
TranslationPeterson, Jeremiah
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001sckf3
Composite no.Q000796
Seal no.
CDLI no.P254875

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1. nar en3-du dili-am3 he2-zu
en: If a singer knew/learned (only) one song/hymn
2. ad sza4 he2#-sa6#
en: And his lament/vocalization(?) was (nevertheless) good
3. e-ne#-am3 nar#-ra-am3
en: He is a singer/musician
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