YOS 11, 14c

SEAL no. 7129

Images
  • YBC 4599 obv. (Yale Babylonian Collection)YBC 4599 obv. (Yale Babylonian Collection)
  • YBC 4599 rev. (Yale Babylonian Collection)YBC 4599 rev. (Yale Babylonian Collection)
  • van Dijk/Goetze/Hussey 1985, 4van Dijk/Goetze/Hussey 1985, 4
Copy / Photo
Tablet Siglum
YBC 4599
Measurements
circumference
7.5x10.6x2.7
cm
Collection
Yale Babylonian Collection, New Haven
Studies
Cat. No. 241–243
Cat. No. 388–390
Genre / Classification
Incantations, jaundice (=jealousy?)
Provenance
Larsa area
Notes

CDLI P305833.

Coll. Farber, YOS 11, p. 63.

Text

Rev.

7 [tam]-ḫa-ṣi pa-nu-š[a?] tu-uš-ba-al-ki-ti-ma pu-ša

8 [k]i-⌈ir⌉-ba-an eqlim(A.ŠÀlim) pa-ar ša-ḫi-i-im

9 [za]-ap-pu ši-ik-ke-e ṣú-ru-ut ar-ra-bi-im

10 [š]!i-i[p]!-tumša il-tu[mi]š?-ku-nu-ki e tu il ḫi ri ṣi i-na li-ib-[bi]-im

11 [x x (x)] ša a-mu-ri-qá-nim

12 [x (x) k]i!-i[k!]-ki-ta-ša ka-ra-ši ú-ḫe-eš-še20-e-ma ù ni-IS i-ša-tu[m] 

Translation

Rev.

7–9 You(f.) have hit her face and you(f.) have turned upside down her words (saying:) "field's clod! pig's hide! Mongoose's whiskers! Dormouse's fart!"

10 A spell which the goddess has created for you - do not(f.?)... from (your?) heart,

11 [A spell] for jaundice (i.e. envy?).

12 Her(sic) ritual: I will chop leeks, and... fire. 

Vocabulary
Word Translation Semantic Line
arrabum dormouse?, rit., skin of dormouse Body/Body parts 9
awurriqānum jaundice Diseases/Demons,Human activities/actions 11
eqlum (A.ŠÀ) field, terrain 8
ḫašûm (v.) G~D to crush, chop 12
iltum (DINGIR) goddess Deities/Divine sphere 10
išātum fire, fire (of heart), inflammation, fever Diseases/Demons,Nature/Cosmological phenomena 12
karašum leek Flora 12
kikiṭṭûm (KÌD.KÌD.BI; KI.KI.BI) ritual procedure Rituals/Religious practices,Verbal expressions 12
kirbānum lump 8
maḫāṣum (v.) G to beat, strike; Gt to fight with each other 1
nabalkutum (v.) N to cross over Š caus. send, bring across 7
pānum I (IGI) front, face, earlier times Abstract concepts,Body/Body parts 7
pārum I hymn Body/Body parts,Written texts/Literary terms 8
pûm I (KA) mouth, statement, command, opening Body/Body parts 7
šaḫûm (ŠAḪ) pig Fauna (domestic) 8
šakānum (v.) (GAR) to put, place, lay down 10
šikkûm mongoose Fauna (domestic) 9
su/ṣú-ru-ut mng. unkn. ? 9
zappum comb; tuft of hair; the star cluster Pleiades Body/Body parts 9
Revision History
Wagschal, Avigail
Transliteration (based on NW), indices
02/05/07
Bo, Zhang
Web-indexing
13/04/10
Meltzer, Keren
Semantic
16/08/10
Wasserman, Nathan
Web-formatting
29/10/10
Wasserman, Nathan
Translation, commentary, corrections
12/12/10
Oh, Malli
Indexing
19/10/14
Streck, Michael P.
Images, catalogue
12/08/19
Wasserman, Nathan
Corrections: Transliteration, translation, commentary, vocabulary
14/09/19