UET 6/2, 386

SEAL no. 1764

Copy / Photo
http://www.ur-online.org/subject/18223/
Tablet Siglum
U.17207, 11
Collection
British Museum, London
Edition
Studies
Genre / Classification
Wisdom Literature, Proverbs
Bilingual
Provenance
Ur (mod. Tell el-Muqayyar)
Notes

UET 6/3, p. 34: location "1 Broad Street".

Text

obv.

1 gi4-in-mènmà-en

2 ga-ša-an-mèn

3 še-er nu-ù-mu-un-na-ma-al

4 mu-ud-na-mu

5 ga-an-zé-e-še

a-ma-ku-ú-ma a-na be-el-ti-ia

ú-la e-te-el-le-ku

lu-ul-li-ik

rev.

ḫa-wi-ri

10 lu-ub-qú-ma-am 

Translation

6//1–2 I, a slave girl,

7//3 have no authority over my lady.

8 Let me go!

10//5 let me go pluck

9//4 My husband! 

Vocabulary
Word Translation Semantic Line
amtum (//gi4-in) maid, female slave 1,6
bēltum (//ga-ša-an) lady, mistress, proprietress 2,6
etellum (NIR) lord, prince, pre-eminent Social status/Groups/Professions 7
ḫāwirum (//mu-ud-na) husband 4,9
Revision History
Wagschal, Avigail
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24/03/10
Wasserman, Nathan
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24/03/10
Meltzer, Keren
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Wasserman, Nathan
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08/03/12
Streck, Michael P.
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