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A prayer to Nanna for Rm-Sn (Rm-Sn D) -- a composite transliteration
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1 - (d)ri-im-(d)suen lugal nam-hé-jál-la
2 - palil mah barag-barag-gé-e-ne
3 - (d)níj-zid (d)níj-si-sá á-tah-zu hé-a
4 - dùg-ga ha-ra-ab-já-já-ne
5 - X ha-ra-ab-já-já-ne
6 - (d)ri-im-(d)suen mu pàd-da an-e (d)en-líl-le
7 - abula mah abula urim5(ki)-ma ku4-ku4-da-zu-né
8 - (d)udug sag9-ga (d)lamma silim-ma-ka
9 - ì-du8 abula mah-a-ke4
10 - igi-zu-cè ha-ra-ab-zalag-ge-ne
11 - inim sag9-ga-zu (d)nanna (d)nin-gal-ra
12 - hé-ni-ib-kur9-re-ec-a
13 - nam-tìl silim-ma X hé-ri-ib-gi4-ne
14 - X sag9-ga níj cag4 húl-la inim-jar cu gi4-a
15 - cag4 é-kic-nu-jál-la-ta ha-ra-ab-éd-ne
16 - dijir nam-tìl-la abula mah-a-ke4
17 - ig jál hu-mu-ra-ab-dà1-dà1-ac
18 - dijir silim-ma en-nu-ùj abula mah-a-ke4
19 - igi-zu-cè hé-bí-da-húl-le-ne
20 - mùc-me-ne ha-ra-ab-zalag-ge-ne
21 - AG sun4 ha-ra-ab-ce-ca4-e-ne
22 - abula urim5(ki)-ma abula giri17-zal-la
23 - kur9-ra-zu-ne
24 - -la cég1 urim5(ki)-ma-ke4
25 - X abula urim5(ki)-ma
26 - abula mah-a-ke4
27 - ha-ra-ab-bal-bal
28 - abula mah-a-ke4
29 - ha-ra-ab-bé-ne
30 - cag4 húl-la ha-ra-ab-jar-re-ne
31 - jickim sag9-sag9-ga inim níj cag4 dùg-ga
32 - igi-zu-cè ha-ra-ab-jar-re-ec
33 - ki kug ki nam-tìl-la jìrì-zu hé-ri-ib-gub-bu-ne
34 - (d)ri-im-(d)suen nun saj-kal kur kalam-ma-ke4
35 - du6-barag-gal-mah ki-ùr urim5(ki)-ma
36 - du6-barag-gal-mah (d)níj-érím-cu-tab-bi
37 - du6-barag-gal-mah (d)níj-érím-cu-ur4-ur4
38 - du6-barag-gal-mah (d)dug4-ga-ab-cu-gi4-gi4
39 - du6-barag-gal-mah (d)dug4-ga-ab-cu-bi-tab-bi
40 - dijir gub-ba abula mah-ke4
41 - dijir kur9-ra silim-ma-ne
42 - zid-da gáb-bu-zu nam nam-tìl-le-cè
43 - ud sù-rá-cè hé-em-da-súb-súb-bé-ec
44 - inim sag9-ga-zu (d)nanna (d)nin-gal-ra
45 - hé-ni-ib-kur9-re-e-ne
46 - jickim sag9-ga da-za-a
47 - saj-saj níj sag9-ga-zu hé-eb-tuku-tuku-ne
48 - (d)ri-im-(d)suen lugal-ju10
1-13 - Rm-, king of abundance, august doyen of rulers, may right and justice be your helpers. May they make a good for you. May they make for you. Rm-, named with a name by An and Enlil, when you enter the Great Gate, the gate of Urim, may the favourable protective god and the protective goddess of peace, gatekeepers of the Great Gate, shine upon you . May they bring you back an answer of life and peace to your greeting which they bring before Nanna and Ningal.
14-30 - May they cause a good that brings happiness, a mood of encouragement, to issue for you from within the E-kic-nu-gal. May the gods of life of the Great Gate open the doors for you. May the gods of peace, guardians of the Great Gate, rejoice at your presence, and may their features light up at you. May they their beards for you. When you enter the Gate of Urim, the Gate of Splendour, the brickwork of Urim. the Gate of Urim. the Great Gate. May be your interpreter (?). the Great Gate. May they speak to you . May they cause for you with joyous hearts.
31-48 - May they set favourable signs and encouraging words before you. May they cause you to place your feet in holy places, places of life. O Rm-, pre-eminent prince of the foreign lands and of the Land of Sumer! -- in the Du-barag-gal-mah, the habitation of Urim, may Nigerim-cu-tabbi in the Du-barag-gal-mah, may Nigerim-cu-urur in the Du-barag-gal-mah, may Dugab-cu-gigi in the Du-barag-gal-mah, may Dugab-cu-tabbi in the Du-barag-gal-mah -- may they, the standing gods of the Great Gate and the benevolent gods of entering, stand at your right and left to assure you a destiny of life until distant days. May they bring your greeting to Nanna and Ningal. May they cause you to have a favourable sign permanently by your side and to receive offerings (?) favourable for you. Rm-, you are my king!
ri-im-suen noun Rm-Sn
lugal noun king
nám-hé-jál noun abundance
palil adj foremost
mah verb to be majestic
barag noun dais
níj-zíd noun Nig-zid
níj-sí-sá noun Nig-si-sa
á-táh noun helper
me verb to be
dùg verb to be good
jar verb to place
XX
jar verb to place
ri-im-suen noun Rm-Sn
mu noun name
pàd verb to find
an noun An
én-líl noun Enlil
abula noun (city) gate
mah verb to be majestic
abula noun (city) gate
úrím noun Urim
kur9 verb to enter
udug noun type of demon
sag9 verb to be good
lamma noun guardian deity
silim verb to be healthy
ì-dù8 noun doorkeeper
abula noun (city) gate
mah verb to be majestic
igi noun eye
zalag verb to be shining
inim noun word
sag9 verb to be good
nanna noun Nanna
nin-gal noun Ningal
kur9 verb to enter
nàm-tìl noun life
silim verb to be healthy
XX
gi4 verb to return
XX
sag9 verb to be good
níj noun thing
cag4 noun heart
húl verb to be happy
inim-jar noun (oracular) utterance
cu noun hand
gi4 verb to return
cag4 noun heart
é-kíc-nú-jál noun E-kic-nu-gal
è verb to go out or in
dijir noun deity
nàm-tìl noun life
abula noun (city) gate
mah verb to be majestic
ig noun door
jál verb to open
taka4 verb to leave behind
dijir noun deity
silim verb to be healthy
èn-nù-ùj noun guard
abula noun (city) gate
mah verb to be majestic
igi noun eye
húl verb to be happy
mùc-mè noun countenance
zalag verb to be shining
AGAG
sun4 noun beard
ce-ca4 verb to moan?
abula noun (city) gate
úrím noun Urim
abula noun (city) gate
giri17-zal noun joy
kur9 verb to enter
cég1 noun brick(work)
úrím noun Urim
XX
abula noun (city) gate
úrím noun Urim
abula noun (city) gate
mah verb to be majestic
bal verb to turn over
abula noun (city) gate
mah verb to be majestic
dug4 verb to say
cag4 noun heart
húl verb to be happy
jar verb to place
jickim noun sign
sag9 verb to be good
inim noun word
níj noun thing
cag4 noun heart
dùg verb to be good
igi noun eye
jar verb to place
ki noun place
kug adj shining
ki noun place
nàm-tìl noun life
jìrì noun foot
gub verb to stand
ri-im-suen noun Rm-Sn
nun noun prince
saj-kal adj foremost
kur noun (mountain) land
kalam noun the Land
du6-barag-gal-mah noun Du-barag-gal-mah
kì-ùr noun foundation
úrím noun Urim
du6-barag-gal-mah noun Du-barag-gal-mah
níj-érím-cú-táb-bí noun Nig-erim-cu-tabbi
du6-barag-gal-mah noun Du-barag-gal-mah
níj-érím-cú-úr4-úr4 noun Nig-erim-cu-urur
du6-barag-gal-mah noun Du-barag-gal-mah
dug4-ga-ab-cu-gi4-gi4 noun Dugab-cu-gigi
du6-barag-gal-mah noun Du-barag-gal-mah
dug4-ga-ab-cu-tab-bi noun Dugab-cu-tabbi
dijir noun deity
gub verb to stand
abula noun (city) gate
mah verb to be majestic
dijir noun deity
kur9 verb to enter
silim verb to be healthy
zid adj right
gábú noun left (side)
nam noun destiny
nàm-tìl noun life
ud noun day(light)
sud verb to be distant
jen verb to go
inim noun word
sag9 verb to be good
nanna noun Nanna
nin-gal noun Ningal
kur9 verb to enter
jickim noun sign
sag9 verb to be good
da noun side
saj noun head
níj noun thing
sag9 verb to be good
tuku verb to have
ri-im-suen noun Rm-Sn
lugal noun king