PRAK 2 C 30

SEAL no. 1625

Tablet Siglum
AO 10650
Measurements
circumference
4.1x3.0
cm
Collection
Louvre, Paris
Edition
Studies
Cat. No. 126
Genre / Classification
Love Literature
Provenance
Kiš (mod. Tell el-Uhaymir)
Text

1'         šu-n[u?... …]

2'         lu-pí-[it-ma…]

3'         i-na su?-[ni?... …]

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4'         be-le-et [… …]

5'         tu-àm-ša [… …]

6'         dINNIN ma?-ša?-[àm?...]

7'         Šu-Sîn(30) in-x [… …]

8'         ta-za-am-m[a-ar…]

9'         ta-za-ma-[ar…]

10'       ⌈d⌉INNIN [… …]

Translation

1'         The[y? ... …]

2'         To[uch my(?) …]

3'         In (my?) la[p(?) …]

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4'         Lady [… …]

5'         Her twin-brother [… …]

6'         Ištar, the twin-bro[ther(?) ...]

7'         Šu-Sîn … [ ]

8'         You/She will si[ng…]

9'         You/She will si[ng…]

10'       Ištar [… …]

Vocabulary
Word Translation Semantic Line
bēltum (NIN) lady, mistress, proprietress Social status/Groups/Professions 4'
Ištar DN Deities/Divine sphere 6', 10'
lapātum (v.) G to touch; D ~ G 2'
māšum twin (brother/sister) Kinship terms 6'
Šu-Sîn(30) RN PN 7'
sūnum loin, lap Body/Body parts 3'
tu'āmum twin Kinship terms 5'
zamārum (v.) to sing, to play Verbal expressions 8', 9'
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Wasserman, Nathan
Corrections
29/10/10
Wasserman, Nathan
Web-formatting
14/11/10
Bloch, Yigal
Online formatting and revision
13/05/17
Wasserman, Nathan
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