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UET 6, 0289
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Primary publicationUET 6, 0289
Author(s)Gadd, Cyril J. & Shaffer, Aaron
Publication date1963, 1966, 2006
Secondary publication(s)Alster Proverbs 314
CollectionBritish Museum, London, UK
Museum no.BM —
Accession no.
ProvenienceUr (mod. Tell Muqayyar)
Excavation no.U 17207.051
PeriodOld Babylonian (ca. 1900-1600 BC)
Dates referenced
Object typetablet
Remarks
Materialclay
Language
GenreSchool
Sub-genreProverb
CDLI comments
Catalogue source20061205 cdliadmin_veldhuis
ATF sourcePeterson, Jeremiah
TranslationPeterson, Jeremiah
UCLA Library ARK21198/zz001zw5bj
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Seal no.
CDLI no.P346354

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1. KA NIGIN2? du11-du11 lu2-lul-la-ra
en: As for(?) the ..., the liar
2. {d}nin-abul#-la sag-a-ni bi2-in-x
en: Ninabula ... her(?) head
3. sa6-ga-ni hul-sze3 ba-da-gal2
en: His good(ness) was made into(?) evil (when) with him(?)
4. igi-ni tesz2 la-ba-an-tuku
en: His face had no shame
5. szu-si egir!-a-ni mu-un-da-gal2
en: The (accusatory?) finger was there (pointing) behind him(?)
6. {d}utu en nig2-gi-na ki ag2#
en: Utu, the lord who loves truth
7. nig2-erim2 ba-an-da-bur12 nig-gi-na gid2-da#?
en: Tore out evil from him and prolonged(!?) truth
profound/distant”?
8. nam-tag dugud ib2-ta-x
en: ... the grave sin
9. KA szu#? kal x
en: ...
10. im-da-szub-bu-de3#?
en: ... is to cast away/fall away(?)
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