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A balbale to Inana (Inana A) -- a composite transliteration
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1 - ud huc gal me-lem4
2 - (d)inana mè-a me-lem4 gùr-ru
A - (d)inana
B - (d)inana mè-a me-lem4 gùr-ru
3 - ki (d)en-líl-le bí-in-dug4-ga-cè
4 - su pirij sa pirij-já ci-im-ma-zi-zi-dè-en
5 - AB sig nim-ma-ke4 ú-gin7 E NIJIN GA A BA
6 - (d)ickur-gin7 KA mah dib ì-CID
7 - ur-saj gal-gal gú-tuku-bi-gin7
8 - giri17-bi ki ca-mu-X ki-cè cu ha-ra-ab-X-X
9 - ur-saj gal gú-tuku lugal nin-e-ne
10 - èc kèc(kì)-e ki ha-ra-ab-gi4-gi4
11 - giri17-bi ki-cè ha-ra-ab-X-e
12 - nin-ju10 abzu-ta igi ca-mu-ni-in-jar
13 - an-né SI saj-bi jìrì ki mu- ca-mu-ra-ab-dug4
14 - an lugal-da me ba-a-me-en
15 - (d)en-líl-gin7 zag-ge4 si-a-me-en
16 - ka-ac mah unken-na ca-mu-un-bar-re-en
17 - jic-nu11-gin7 an-ta cag4 unken-na-ka
18 - zid-du ca-mu-un-ni-DU érím-du ca-mu-ni-dab5 érím ca-mu-ni-DU
19 - zid-du é-gal-la (d)utu nam-mi-DU ca-mu-na-è
20 - KA-bi dug4-ga X-bi ci-im-ma-ni-ib-gi4-gi4-in
21 - lugal-ra ùj ca-mu-na-X KIJ X
22 - igi-zu huc-àm saj-ki-zu dugud-dam
23 - (d)en-líl-le za-a-ra mu-ra-an-cúm
1-11 - Great fierce storm, radiance! Inana, emitting fearsomeness and radiance in battle! Inana, playing (?) in battle! Inana, emitting fearsomeness and radiance in battle! Where Enlil has commanded it, you make a lion's body and lion's muscles rise up. in the south and in the uplands like grass. Like Ickur . Like their proud mighty heroes, you may they for you their noses (?) to the ground. May the great proud warrior of kings and queens restore for you the shrine Kec. May he make them their noses (?) to the ground for you.
12-23 - My lady, you turn your gaze from the (?). An has commanded you . You are gifted with divine powers like An the king, and like Enlil you are established in a place of honour. You determine majestic verdicts in the assembly; like a light from heaven within the assembly, you lead (?) the righteous and seize the wicked the evil . You lead (?) lead forth the righteous in the palace for Utu. You restore the . You the people for the king, and . Enlil gave you your fierce face and your serious brow.
ud noun storm
huc verb to be reddish
gal verb to be big
me-lem4 noun (awesome) radiance
inana noun Inana
noun battle
noun fear(someness)
me-lem4 noun (awesome) radiance
gùrù verb to bear
inana noun Inana
noun battle
inana noun Inana
noun battle
noun fear(someness)
me-lem4 noun (awesome) radiance
gùrù verb to bear
ki noun place
én-líl noun Enlil
dug4 verb to say
su noun flesh
pirij noun lion
sa noun sinew
pirij noun lion
zìg verb to rise
ABAB
sig verb to be low
nim noun upper (land)
ú noun plant
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NIJINNIGIN
GAGA
AA
BABA
ickur noun Ickur
KAKA
mah verb to be majestic
dib verb to pass
CID verb CID
ur-saj noun hero
gal verb to be big
gú-túkú adj perfect
giri17 noun nose
ki noun place
XX
ki noun place
cu noun hand
XX
ur-saj noun hero
gal verb to be big
gú-túkú adj perfect
lugal noun king
nin noun lady
èc noun shrine
kèc noun Kec
ki noun place
gi4 verb to return
giri17 noun nose
ki noun place
XX
nin noun lady
abzu noun underground water
igi noun eye
jar verb to place
an noun An
SISI
saj noun head
jìrì noun foot
ki noun place
dug4 verb to say
an noun An
lugal noun king
me noun essence
dug4 verb to say
én-líl noun Enlil
zag noun side
si verb to fill
ka-ac noun decision
mah verb to be majestic
unken noun assembly
bar verb to set aside
jic-nu11 noun light
an noun heaven
cag4 noun heart
unken noun assembly
zid-du adj righteous
DU verb DU
érím-dú adj wicked
dab5 verb to seize
érím noun enemy
DU verb DU
zid-du adj righteous
é-gál noun palace
utu noun Utu
DU verb DU
è verb to go out or in
KAKA
dug4 verb to say
XX
gi4 verb to return
lugal noun king
ùj noun people
XX
KIJKIG
XX
igi noun eye
huc verb to be reddish
saj-ki noun forehead
dugud verb to be heavy
én-líl noun Enlil
za pronoun you (sg.)
cúm verb to give