CUSAS 32, 8d

SEAL no. 7067

  • MS 3085 (CDLI P252094)MS 3085 (CDLI P252094)
  • George 2016, 8 obv.George 2016, 8 obv.
Copy / Photo
Pls. XXVII, XXX (photos); Pls. XXVIII-XXIX (copies)
Tablet Siglum
MS 3085
16.5 x 9.3 x 3.2
Schøyen Collection, Oslo
133–134 (II.E.10)
Genre / Classification
Incantations, flatus

CDLI P252094

col. ii
1'         traces
2'         ša-ra-am le-<em>-na-am

3'         im-ta-am le-mu-ut-ta-am ša li-ib-bi-im!

4'         ši-ip-tum ú-ul ia-tum

5'         ši-pa-at dNin-girimx(TAR.ḪA.DU) be-le-et ši-pa-tim

6'         dNin-girimx iq-bi-i-ma

7'         a-na-ku ad-di

8'         TU6 én-é-nu-ru
9'            alpum(GU4) immerum(UDU.NÍTA) em-ru-um!

10'       ki-ik-ki-it-tum a-na 1 qa me-e

11'       ⅓? qa ṭābtam(MUN!) ta-na-ad-di-ma

12'       ta-ša-aq-qí-šu-ma

13'       mu-da-ab-bi-ba-am i-na pi-šu ta-ša-ak-ka-an

14'       ú-ba-an-ka a-na qí-in-na-ti-šu tu-ub-ba-al-ma

15'       ši-ni-šu ši-ip-ta-am ta-na-ad-di-šum-ma

16'       i-na šu-bu-ur-ri-šu ú-wa-aš-ša-ra-am

ii 2'­–3' [… Release] the bad wind (and) bad venom of the heart!

ii 4'–7' The incantation is not mine, it is the incantation of Ningirim, the lady of spells. Ningirim has pronounced it; I have cast (it).

ii 8'      Tu-enuru spell.


ii 9'      Incantation (for?) a bloated ox (or) sheep.

ii 10'–14'         The ritual: You throw ⅓ kg of salt into 1 liter of water. You let it drink by placing a funnel (lit. “loudspeaker”) in its mouth and bring your finger into its rump.

ii 15'–16'         You recite to it twice the incantation and it will release (flatulence) through his anus.

Word Translation Semantic Line
bēlet šipātim lady of spells ii5'
emērum (v.) G to swell; N become swollen ii9'
imtum poison, venom Body/Body parts ii3'
KA.INIM.MA incantation formula, incantation ii9'
lemnum (ḪUL) evil, bad; evil person, enemy Human activities/actions ii2'
lemuttum evil, wickedness Abstract concepts ii3'
libbum (ŠÀ) heart, mind; inner body Body/Body parts ii3'
mû I (A(.MEŠ)) water Food/Drink ii10'
mudabbibum speaker ii13'
nadānum (v.) (SUM) G to give, bestow ii11'
nadûm III (v.) G to throw down, lay down; N to be rejected ii7', ii11', ii15'
pûm I (KA) mouth, statement, command, opening Body/Body parts ii13'
qabûm (v.) (DUG4) G to say, speak, command ii6'
qinnatum buttocks, rump Body/Body parts ii14'
qûm II (SÌLA) measuring-vessel ii10', ii11'
šakānum (v.) (GAR) to put, place, lay down ii13'
šaqûm III (v.) (NAG) G to give to drink, irrigate ii12'
šārum (IM) wind, breath Nature/Cosmological phenomena ii2'
šinīšu twice ii15'
šiptum (ḖN; KAxUD) incantation, spell Rituals/Religious practices,Verbal expressions,Written texts/Literary terms ii4', ii5', ii15'
šuburrum rump, bottom Body/Body parts ii16'
ṭabtum (MUN) salt ii11'
tu6-én-é-nu-ru spell ii8'
ubānum finger, toe Body/Body parts ii14'
wabālum (v.) G to carry, bring; Š send, deliver; Št pass. of Š ii14'
wašārum (v.) G to sink down; D to release, set free ii16'
yā'um my, mine ii4'
Revision History
Oh, Malli
Wasserman, Nathan
Cataloguing and corrections
Tulaikova, Yulia
Additions to Notes
Tulaikova, Yulia
Streck, Michael P.
Images, catalogue