VS 17, 23

SEAL no. 7141

Images
  • VAT 8354 obv. (Vorderasiatisches Museum)VAT 8354 obv. (Vorderasiatisches Museum)
  • VAT 8354 rev. (Vorderasiatisches Museum)VAT 8354 rev. (Vorderasiatisches Museum)
  • Van Dijk 1971, 23Van Dijk 1971, 23
Copy / Photo
Tablet Siglum
VAT 8354
Measurements
circumference
5.0 x 7.0 x 2.0
cm
Collection
Vorderasiatisches Museum, Berlin
Genre / Classification
Incantations, love
Love Literature
Notes

CDLI P274691.

 Rev. uninscribed.

Text

Obv.

1 pa-ar-ki-i[š n]a-ak-ra-at

2 ú-ú-u-ri-iš gi-ri-im-mi-iš

3 ki-ma i-ni-ib ki-ri-im e-li-šu wa-a-i-a-ti!(Text: BI)

4 li-ib-la-ki-im ú-pe-el-li-a-am

5 I-di-ig-la-at

6 sà-an-gi-i we-ri-a-am a-ba-ri Šu-ši-im

7 li-ib-lam sà-an-gi mu-sà-i-la-at i-né-ki

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8 KA.inim.ma IZI.ŠÀ.GA

(Rev. uninscribed)

Translation

1–2 Barrier-like she is alienated, (entangled) as a tiny berry-fruit.

3 Like an orchard fruit come out over him!

4–6 Let the Tigris carry for you(f.) charcoal, sangû, copper, lead of Susa!

7 Let it carry hither sangû! Oh you, who pierces your(f.) eyes!

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8 Incantation (to calm) the fire of the heart.

Vocabulary
Word Translation Semantic Line
abārum lead (metal) Materials 6
girimmum fruit (a kind of) Flora 2
Idiglat GN, Tigris GN 5
inbum fruit, flower, sexual appeal Flora 3
išātum fire, fire (of heart), inflammation, fever Diseases/Demons,Nature/Cosmological phenomena 8
kirûm (GIŠ.KIRI6) orchard, plantation Flora 3
libbum (ŠÀ) heart, mind; inner body Body/Body parts 8
nakārum (v.) to be(come) different, strange, hostile; G change; D change, alter 1
parkiš cross-wise 1
saḫālum (v.) G~D to prick, pierce 7
sangûm object (kind of) Fabricated objects 6, 7
Šušûm Susa GN 6
upellûm charcoal Materials 4
wabālum (v.) G to carry, bring; Š send, deliver; Št pass. of Š 4, 7
waṣûm (v.) G to go out, depart; Š caus. of G 3
werûm copper Materials 6
Revision History
Wagschal, Avigail
Transliteration, indices
27/06/07
Bo, Zhang
Web-indexing
13/04/10
Meltzer, Keren
Semantic
16/08/10
Wasserman, Nathan
Translation, commentary
26/10/10
Wasserman, Nathan
Web-formatting
26/10/10
Zilberg, Peter
Indexing verbal forms
03/07/14
Bloch, Yigal
Online formatting and revision
13/05/17
Streck, Michael P.
Image, catalogue
12/08/19
Streck, Michael P.
Images
13/08/20