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The herds of Nanna (Nanna F) -- a composite transliteration
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1 - en-e an-na KA mu-ni-in-su-ub
2 - ji6 ù-na ki-a cu tag mu-ni-in-dug4
3 - (d)nanna-a an-na KA mu-ni-in-su-ub
4 - ji6 ù-na ki-a cu tag mu-ni-in-dug4
5 - kur sùh-sùh-ha-ta è-a-ni
6 - an-bar7-ra (d)utu-gin7 bí-in-gub
7 - (d)ac-ím-babbar kur sùh-sùh-ha-ta è-a-ni
8 - an-bar7-ra (d)utu bí-in-gub
9 - a-a-ni inim-ma-ni zid-da
10 - ud-dè ji6-a inim mu-un-di-ni-íb-bé
11 - (d)en-líl-le inim-ma-ni zid-da
12 - ud-dè ji6-a inim mu-un-di-ni-íb-DU
13 - ec-bar-ra nam mu-un-di-ni-íb-tar-re
14 - ji6-par4 mah-a-ni 4 na-nam
15 - dudu8 tùr 4 mu-un-na-jar-ra
16 - tùr gal-a-ni ècè 4-àm
17 - al-jar-sùrx(UZ.BALAJ)-ra càkìr-ra mu-na-tag-tag-ge
18 - áb-e mu-na-di-ni-ib-gur-re
19 - áb hi-a-ni 6000 600-àm
20 - áb X amar-a-ni áb pec-a-(X)-ni 6000 6000 6000-àm
21 - gud-áb-ka-ni 6000 6000 6000 600 5-àm
22 - áb igi gùn-bi 6000 600 4-àm
23 - áb bábbár-bi 6000 6000 6000 600 5-àm
24 - áb kíj-sig-bi 5-ta a-rá 4-àm
25 - áb hi-a a-a (d)nanna-kam
26 - áb-cilam-a-ni 6000 5 na-nam
27 - áb-zag-ec-zag-ec-bi 4-me-ec
28 - mác-ance-mác-ance-bi 7-me-ec
29 - ùnùd(UNU) KUC dù-bi 7-me-ec
30 - áb-ba tìl-la-ba 4-me-ec
31 - en-ra mu-un-i-i mu-un-ár-e-ne
32 - ji6-par4-ra mu-ni-ib-sud-sud-ù-ne
33 - cid gal-bi (d)nisaba-ke4
34 - (d)nisaba-ke4 cid-bi mu-un-dab5
35 - im-ma bí-ib-gub-bé-en
36 - áb kug (d)nanna-ke4 dug4-ga cul (d)suen zà-mí
37 - ì nam-hé-jál tùr kug X mác-a-ke4
38 - cu mu-un-da-mú-mú
39 - kúrún gal hur-saj làl kúrún-bi-da
40 - lugal-ra du8 mah sikil-la-na
41 - mu-na-da-ab-cár-re
42 - kalag-ga jickim-tìl (d)en-líl-lá
43 - cul dijir zi-jál-la
44 - mas-sú kalam-ma (d)nin-gal nin ji6-par4-ra
45 - a-a (d)nanna zà-mí
1-8 - The lord has burnished (?) the heavens; he has embellished the night the earth . Nanna has burnished the heavens; he has embellished the night the earth . When he comes forth from the turbulent mountains, he stands as Utu stands at noon. When Acimbabbar comes forth from the turbulent mountains, he stands as Utu stands at noon.
9-13 - His father, whose word is true, speaks with him day and night. Enlil, whose word is true, speaks with him day and night, and in decision determines the fates with him.
14-17 - His lofty shrines number four. There are four platforms cattle pens which he has established for him. His great temple cattle pens, one in size, number four. They play for him on the drumsticks on the churn .
18-25 - The cows are driven together in herds for him. His various types of cow number 39600. His young (?) cows and calves His fattened cows number 108000. His young bulls number 126000. The sparkling-eyed cows number 50400. The white cows number 126000. The cows for the evening meal (?) are in four groups of five each (?). Such are the various types of cow of Father Nanna.
26-30 - His wild cows number 180000. The cows are four. Their herds of cattle are seven. Their herdsmen are seven. There are four of those who dwell among the cows (?).
31-36 - They give praise to the lord, singing paeans (?) as they move into the shrines. Nisaba has taken their grand total; Nisaba has taken their count, and she is writing it on clay. The holy cows of Nanna, cherished by the youth Suen, be praised!
37-41 - He is ever able to increase the butter of abundance in the holy animal pens of and goats. He is able to provide abundantly the great liquor of the mountains, and syrup, and alcoholic drink for the king on his lofty pure platform.
42-45 - Mighty one, trusted one of Enlil, youth, god of living creatures, leader of the Land, and Ningal, lady of the shrines -- O Father Nanna, be praised!
en noun lord
an noun heaven
KAKA
su-ub verb to rub
ji6 noun night
ù-nà noun designation of night
ki noun place
cu noun hand
tag verb to touch
dug4 verb to say
nanna noun Nanna
an noun heaven
KAKA
su-ub verb to rub
ji6 noun night
ù-nà noun designation of night
ki noun place
cu noun hand
tag verb to touch
dug4 verb to say
kur noun (mountain) land
sùh verb to blur
è verb to go out or in
an-bar7 noun midday
utu noun Utu
gub verb to stand
ác-ím-bábbár noun Acimbabbar
kur noun (mountain) land
sùh verb to blur
è verb to go out or in
an-bar7 noun midday
utu noun Utu
gub verb to stand
a-a noun father
inim noun word
zid adj right
ud noun day(light)
ji6 noun night
inim noun word
dug4 verb to say
én-líl noun Enlil
inim noun word
zid adj right
ud noun day(light)
ji6 noun night
inim noun word
DU verb DU
ec-bar noun decision
nam noun destiny
tar verb to cut
ji6-par4 noun cloister
mah verb to be majestic
4 numeral 4
me verb to be
du8 noun platform
tùr noun animal stall
4 numeral 4
jar verb to place
tùr noun animal stall
gal verb to be big
ècè noun area measure
4 numeral 4
al-jar-sur9 noun drumstick
càkìr noun churn
tag verb to touch
áb noun cow
noun neck
gur verb to turn
áb noun cow
hi verb to mix up
6000 numeral 36000
600 numeral 3600
áb noun cow
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amar noun calf
áb noun cow
pec verb to be thick
6000 numeral 36000
6000 numeral 36000
6000 numeral 36000
gúd-áb-bá noun breeding bull
6000 numeral 36000
6000 numeral 36000
6000 numeral 36000
600 numeral 3600
5 numeral 5
áb noun cow
igi noun eye
gùn verb to be multicoloured
6000 numeral 36000
600 numeral 3600
4 numeral 4
áb noun cow
babbar adj white
6000 numeral 36000
6000 numeral 36000
6000 numeral 36000
600 numeral 3600
5 numeral 5
áb noun cow
kíj-síg noun late afternoon meal
5 numeral 5
á-rá noun times
4 numeral 4
áb noun cow
hi verb to mix up
a-a noun father
nanna noun Nanna
áb-cílám noun mother cow
6000 numeral 36000
5 numeral 5
me verb to be
áb-zág-éc-zág-éc noun type of cow
4 numeral 4
mác-áncé noun animals
7 numeral 7
unud noun herdsman
KUCKUC
verb to erect
7 numeral 7
áb noun cow
tìl verb to live
4 numeral 4
en noun lord
i verb to bring out
ár verb to praise?
ji6-par4 noun cloister
sud verb to be distant
cid verb to count
gal verb to be big
nisaba noun Nisaba
nisaba noun Nisaba
cid verb to count
dab5 verb to seize
im noun clay
gub verb to stand
áb noun cow
kug adj shining
nanna noun Nanna
noun (loving) care
dug4 verb to say
cul noun young man
suen noun Suen
zá3-mízà-mì2 noun praise
ì noun fatty substance
nám-hé-jál noun abundance
tùr noun animal stall
kug adj shining
XX
mác noun (kid) goat
cu noun hand
verb to grow
kurun noun type of beer
gal verb to be big
hur-saj noun mountain (range)
làl noun syrup
kurun noun type of beer
lugal noun king
du8 noun platform
mah verb to be majestic
sikil verb to be pure
cár verb to be numerous
kalag verb to be strong
jìckìm-tìl noun (source of) trust
én-líl noun Enlil
cul noun young man
dijir noun deity
zí-jál noun living creature
mas-su noun leader
kalam noun the Land
nin-gal noun Ningal
nin noun lady
ji6-par4 noun cloister
a-a noun father
nanna noun Nanna
zá3-mízà-mì2 noun praise