YOS 11, 17

SEAL no. 7060

Images
  • YBC 5630 obv. (Yale Babylonian Collection)YBC 5630 obv. (Yale Babylonian Collection)
  • YBC 5630 rev. (Yale Babylonian Collection)YBC 5630 rev. (Yale Babylonian Collection)
  • van Dijk/Goetze/Hussey 1985, 17 (copy)van Dijk/Goetze/Hussey 1985, 17
Copy / Photo
Tablet Siglum
YBC 5630
Measurements
circumference
4.1x6.4x2.0
cm
Collection
Yale Babylonian Collection, New Haven
Genre / Classification
Incantations, childbirth
Provenance
Larsa area
Notes

CDLI P306697.

Rev. uninscribed, but for a scribal sign; a big “X”.

Text

1          bi-ni ⌈x x x⌉

2          ṣa-ḫa-ar-ša ṣa-ḫa-ar

3          lu-lu bi-in

4          ru-úḫ ru-úḫ ru-úḫ ru-úḫ-tum

5          ši-na iš-ti-a ṣa-bi-a-tum

6          KA.inim.ma munus ù-tu-da-kam

(Rev. uninscribed, but with a “X” sign) 

Translation

1          A son of ...

2          Her small one is small(?)

3          The primeval man is a son!

4          Spit, spit, spit - spittle!

5          They(f. pl.) drank, the gazelles.

6          Incantation (for) a woman in labor.

(Rev. uninscribed). 

Vocabulary
Word Translation Semantic Line
bīnum I son Kinship terms 1, 3
lullûm primeval man Social status/Groups/Professions 3
ru'tum spittle, saliva, sap Body/Body parts 4
ṣabītum gazelle Fauna (wild) 5
šatûm I (v.) G to drink 5
ṣeḫḫerum tiny, very small Kinship terms 2
šina I they Abstract concepts 5
Revision History
Wagschal, Avigail
Transliteration (based on NW), indices
21/03/07
Bo, Zhang
Web-indexing
19/05/10
Meltzer, Keren
Semantics
08/10/10
Wasserman, Nathan
Web-formatting
29/10/10
Wasserman, Nathan
Translation, commentary, correctoins (indices)
15/12/10
Oh, Malli
Indexing
19/10/14
Streck, Michael P.
Images, catalogue
12/08/19