Literary letters and letter-prayersx

Compositions with a historical background & Royal praise poetryx

Literary letters and letter-prayersx

Hymns and cult songsx

filter =
A praise poem of Culgi (Culgi W) -- a composite transliteration
/
pdf
+
1 - X KU A
2 - dím-ma
3 - cu nu-bar-re
4 - X-bi sig9-ga-àm
5 - cu nu-bar-re
6 - jéctúg kalam-ma ud cú-uc
7 - X ri-a mu-ri-kíj
8 - gú-un dugud-da-a-ni mu-ri-zal
9 - mu-ri-ec-àm
10 - IN zíd-da-ni me-ri
11 - MU BI igi bar-re
12 - MUNUS UC mu-ri-ec-àm
13 - cul-gi lugal úrím(kí)-ma
14 - HA ì-me-en
15 - KAX-ju10
16 - KA a-a-ju10-úr
17 - lugal-bàn-da
18 - BI ga-húl
19 - A BA sù-ud
20 - sud-bi
21 - X CE BA HAR
22 - UR
23 - X já-a
24 - X
1-12 - ... does not release . ... does not release . the wise of the Land daily. ... made you pay his heavy tribute in full. ... his flour (?) . ...
13-24 - Culgi, king of Urim. I am . My . for my father. Lugalbanda . I will rejoice . ... ...
XX
KUKU
AA
dím verb to create
cu noun hand
bar verb to set aside
XX
sig9 verb to put
cu noun hand
bar verb to set aside
jéctúg noun ear
kalam noun the Land
ud noun day(light)
verb to cover
XX
ri verb to direct
kíj verb to seek
gún noun weight measure (load)
dugud verb to be heavy
zal verb to pass
ri verb to direct
ININ
zíd noun flour
ri verb to direct
MUMU
BIBI
igi noun eye
bar verb to set aside
MUNUSMUNUS
UCUC
ri verb to direct
cul-gi noun Culgi
lugal noun king
úrím noun Urim
HAHA
me verb to be
KAXKAX
KAKA
a-a noun father
lùgàl-bàn-dà noun Lugalbanda
BIBI
húl verb to be happy
AA
BABA
sud verb to be distant
sud verb to be distant
XX
CECE
BABA
HARHAR
URUR
XX
jé6 pronoun I
XX