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ġ ,   Ǣ 򾡸  θ. ĸ Ǣ ¡   Ǣ Ǣ  󾺢򾡸, . . Ч ھ . 츢ø á . ǧž  ۸ý ɧ šȡ. ¢ ǡ Цġ Ȣ¡Ũ¢ Ţ¡, ﻡ ý "ɡ ġ" " " ' ŢӾ, 측ġ ɾ ' ġ 측 , ɧ ɡ  ¢ . " "   . ¢   츢  ŧ, ǡħ ġ Ţ è츢ȡɡ, ا , ȡ  򧾡 š ̸.

¢ Ż

â âǢ  â и

243. ga-la-nu-da-ge mus nu-tum-mu-bi me-en

        I never neglected, constantly (revered them)

        째

244. dingir-re-e-ne gub-bu gal-zu-me-en

        Indeed, I am ever obsequious towards the gods

       

245. dingir a-nun-na-ke-ne ki -sed-bi mu-zu

        And know how to appease the aunnaki

        ɡ츢¢ 

';' "Ţ Ţĸ"  . Ч ' "" Ǣ ġ. Ũ Ţ ȡ. ɡ ¢ 쨸 âǨ Ǩ ʸ. ɡ Ӹ 측򾢧ħ Ƣ Ƣ .

Ž Ǣ á,   츢Ǩ ʸ.

Ǣ׸ǡ, ɢ â š.

¢ Ӿã
 

246. Sul-gi nam-nun-na gu-gal zah-me-en

    I am Sulgi of princeship, the brilliant first

    ɿ

247. nig-gal-gal a-ba-da-ab-gal-le-en-na

    Whenever I found myself (involved) in great things

    Ţ £

248. sa-ga hul-la  a-ba-da-ab-gal-la

    I tackled them with courage

    Ţ

249. nig-ga-la dag-dag-ge bar-se nu-sub-bu-me-en

    And did not push anything aside in neglect

    쾡째 ç

250. ur-gim BU-BU ka-gal-a -me-en

    So, I laid value in the given word

    ø BU-BU 

251. a ki-lul-la nu-mu-si-i[l x]

     And no treacherous power seized me.

    - ¢[x]

252. a-kar-gal-gal-e gu-m[a x x]

    For the large meadows I had [the water ] rise

    ø  [xx]

253. gan-ne gan-zi-de  gis-m[u xx]

    For the fields (to make them) into fertile fields, I planted trees

    [xx]

254. du sag-e PA-re a sum-m[u x gi]n

    For the high grounds, I forced the dikes to [provide water]

    ޯ - x

255. ia-gal-gal-la-me-en sig-gal-la-me-en

    That created great abundance of oil, great abundance of wool,

    ,
 

256. gu-igi-mah se-mu[igi-mah]

    Fine looking flax, fine looking wheat.

 

257. KA sa-gar dingir-re-e-ne-[k]a / sa sag-pa-rim-ma g[u-u]l-gu-ul

    In order to mind the will of the gods, my heart was engrossed with care.

    KA ¸ â

Ȣ

.246. nam-nun-na> ɿ: ; gu-gal> :  su> ku=gu> : ø

247.  nig-gal-gal-la> / : ;  a-ba-(da)-ab > Ţ : ; gal-le-en-na: ģ= --: š

248. sa-ga> : Ţ; hul-la> : 򧾡 ; a-ba-da-ab-gal-la> Ţ : .

249. nig-ga-la> : ? bar-se> ç: , 񼡦

250. ur-gim> ù: žƢ

251. a ki-lul-la> : 쾢

252.  a-kar-gal-gal-la> : ø; ->

253. gan-ne> : :

254. du sag-e> ޯ : ɢ, ?

255. ia> , , ; sig> : 츢 á

256. igi-mah> :

257. sa-gar> -> ; sag-pa-rim-ma> â> âš
 
 

ú š쨸¢ Ȣ Ţš Ţâ Ӿã  â Ţ󾡸 .  ,  š ç𺢧   Ţ̨¢ Ţ ž .  " ú ɢ¢ ɢȢ, ɡ 즸ġ  Ţ" Ţ. ̨ ¢ θ Ţ ç úɢ š¢Ģ ոȦȡ, Ţ측 ?

¢

ӾĢ ú ɢ ̽ Ţ̸ȡ âǢ.

246. Sul-gi nam-nun-na gu-gal zah-me-en

    I am Sulgi of princeship, the brilliant first

    ɿ

247. nig-gal-gal a-ba-da-ab-gal-le-en-na

    Whenever I found myself (involved) in great things

    Ţ £

248. sa-ga hul-la  a-ba-da-ab-gal-la

    I tackled them with courage

    Ţ

249. nig-ga-la dag-dag-ge bar-se nu-sub-bu-me-en

    And did not push anything aside in neglect

    쾡째 ç

ú , "ɿ" 󨾸 ʦ.  "ɢ" Ţ ¢ . " " ɢ .  ơ ĸ 𨸸 Ţ § Ӿ¡ Ȣ¡   ɡ  úâ -- -- úɡ Ţɡ Ȣ즸Ũ . ¢ ŧ, , ⢠Ţɡ 󾨾 , 򦾡-- --  ̼- Ţ -  򾢧, ɨ .. 즸š  ȡ-- 째. ɸ ̼ Ǹ Ţɾ ɡ Ţ ȡ

, š ͸째 Ӿ á    ǧ ɾ 츧.  ؾ ظ ɸ ̼ Ţɾ . ¢ ٨¢ ħ ȡ.

Ţɸ â ǡ  ¡ Ţ ȡ Ƣ򧾡, ø â츨ø ĸ  ȡ , Ũ¢ Ψ; ̾ Ţ Ȩ  Ũ ڸȡ. . ɡ Ч ɢ Ƣ Ȣ ը 즸ȡ.

ħ Ƣ Ȣ 째 "ɿ" , ɢ "" .

ɢ 򾨸  쨸 , š Ǣ ý Ȣ 쾢ɡ Ţ츧 . Ţ â¢ 츢츢.
 

257. KA sa-gar dingir-re-e-ne-[k]a / sa sag-pa-rim-ma g[u-u]l-gu-ul

    In order to mind the will of the gods, my heart was engrossed with care.

    KA ¸ â

" - " Ǣ Ȣ ȡ.    Ǣ âŢ   ȡ. ǢȢ Ƣ ǡ ħ θȾš?  򾢸 Ţ Ţ ¢ ڨ¢ Ţ  ; ħ   š á     â . ɡ Ţ ո: " Ƣ , "
 

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ž  ¢ θ 񧼡. Ǣ   ĸ   ĸý ħ 󾾢ɡ,  âצ Ǣ Ц ȡ.  ɡ ħš ú , ħš , ħ Ţ ɢ ȡ!

쾢¢ɡ  θ ɡ Ţ Ţ̸ ۧš   â   .

ú Ǣ ¢θȧ Ƣ Ţθ. ú ǡ Ţ¡, ơЧ. Ȣ Ȣ ǡľ Ƣ žĢ ȡ.

251. a ki-lul-la nu-mu-si-i[l x]

     And no treacherous power seized me.

    - ¢[x]

Ƣ Ȣ Ţ. "ki-lul-la" " " Ȣ츧. ͧ Ƣ ĸ ø ¢ ɡ𼡸 . Ȣ ھ "lul" . ȢǢ 'u-lul' ¢. Ч 츢. ' " 즸 Ţ̸. 'a" " , " . ɧ '쾢" 츢ȡ. Ƣ§ ú ɡ, ǡ ¾, 쾢 Ũ 츢 ţŢ¡, Ǣ ħ !

ġ Ţ ġ 쾢ǡ Ţ . š ɸ ا Ţ ơ ɸ Ƨ ơ.

ɢ 츨 Ţ â

¢ Ӿã.
 

258. sul-gi -me-en zi ki-en-gi-ra-me-en

    I, Sulgi, am the life(giver) of Sumer

   

259. lugal bad-bad-du gaba-ri nu-tuku-me-en

    A king, that far and wide brooks no rival

    ٸ â

260 in-ga-ab-be-en nig-mu nig-gal-am

    Nay, I can add, whatever is (from) me, that is great!

    ǡ

261. lugal-me-en a-na-mu su ba-te-ga

    To me, king, what can there happen to disturb me?

    ٸ ?

262. gestu a-diri nam-si-sa-mu-us

    I have intelligence and energy in extraordinary measure for the right guidance (of the people)

    â

263. ka-gi-na nig nu ha-lam-e-mu-us

    A determination that nothing could ever destroy

   

264. Sataran-gin di-ku-ru gal-zu-mu-us

    After Enlil had decreed that I  was wisely to administer justice

       Ţ

265. En-lil-le a uku-lu-a-na/ mu-da-an-ag-ga-ta

    Like the god Sataran, for his dense populations.

        ģ   츢!

Ȣ

258. zi=ji> > : ¢

259. bad-bad-du> : 񨼧¡; gaba-ri> baga-ri(metathesis) > ; tuku> ?

260. in-ga> ? ab-be-en> > ŧ: Ȣ ־?

261. a-na> ?  su-te> : ξ

262. gestu> > > : a-diri> â: ; nam-si-sa>:

263  ka-gi-na> : ھ? ha-lam> : , Ƣ

264. di> Ţ ; di-ku-ru> Ţ ?

265. uku-lu> >
 
 

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Ţâ âǢ  ý ɢ Ө¢  Ө¢ 즸Ũ ʸ. Ȣ   ¢á , .   ?   ţŢΧš ȧš . ¢ ҾǢ ¢ ͧâ Ƣ ¡Ţ, ͧ ¡ Ȣ Ƣ𼾡 ġ и. ¢ 򾨸 Ţ â и.

261. lugal-me-en a-na-mu su ba-te-ga

    To me, king, what can there happen to disturb me?

    ٸ ?

262. gestu a-diri nam-si-sa-mu-us

    I have intelligence and energy in extraordinary measure for the right guidance (of the people)

    â

쾢 ? ¢? 򧾡 ȢŢ ¡ ¡ Ǣ ɡ ͸ ¢? ġ Ţ ȡ: Ө ȡ θ šá .  츢 Ȣ ھ?

򧾡 , ¡ ھ է ý ŢŨ  ɢ . ¡ ھ  'ka-gi-na" ո. Ǣš Ţ. " "-" ġ 츢.

263. ka-gi-na nig nu ha-lam-e-mu-us

    A determination that nothing could ever destroy

   

264. Sataran-gin di-ku-ru gal-zu-mu-us

    After Enlil had decreed that I  was wisely to administer justice

       Ţ

265. En-lil-le a uku-lu-a-na/ mu-da-an-ag-ga-ta

    Like the god Sataran, for his dense populations.

        ģ   츢!

""  θ. ġ Ţ. ¢ ģ Ģ   Ţ츢ǡ.  Ǣ ""  ĸ Ǣ "ģ"  츢ȡ ġ. Ǣ ĸ . ŧ 츨 Ƣ Ǣ ɡ , ž ž ¡ ھ¢ Ȣ ǢŨ .

" ¡ ġ"  ھ нŢ Ŧɢ   ý Ţ̸ȡ? ɡ 츾 ¢ š򨾸 츢.

ɢ š, â .

¢ Ӿã
 

266. uri he-im dumu ki-en-ga-ra he-im

    Both of Akkad and Sumer

â 츢
 

267 ki Gu-ti-um-ki lu i-itu he-im

    As  also for the haunts of the Gutians or the haunts of the robbers

      ¢

268. lugal u-ul-li-a-as dis-ra

    As king, to be unique for long days to come

    ٸ Ƣ§

269. sa-mu nig-a-zi ba-ra mu-un-na-ta-ba-DU

       My will (lit. heart) did drive away from him any rebellious people

    Ƣ -DU

270. nam-lu-lu us-a an-ta si-ga-ta

       And led the people on one track, North and South

    ٬ٿ

271. gestu dab-dab-ba na-ga-ah-bi nu-me-en-na

     Letting them march obediently, till there was no vagabond

    Ҿ

272. en-du u-bi-ta libir-ra ul-li-a

    The songs of the yore, of ancient , forgone days

    Ģ Ƣ

273. tigi-za-am-za-am su si-tum-mu-de

    To be executed on harp and lyre(?)

     

274. u na-me nar-du ba-ra-pad dug-ge ba-ra bi-gi

    Nowadays the singer and the palyer can no longer recall, nor can he retell in their text

    째 ø
 

275. nig li-bir-ra-bi en he-bi-tar sub-bu-de ba-ra-bi -si

    (From now on) whtever belongs to the old lore, he (the singer) shall take full care of and shall not give it over to neglect.

    Ģ  

Ȣ.

266.  he-im> -: "" ġ conjunctive particle . Ǣ '' ո.

267: i-itu> ¢? ? š ?

268. ba-ra> , ? > ?

269.  nig-a-zi> Ƣ?: Ƣ Ţ?

270.  us-a> : ; an-ta> , š> š ; si-ga> : á

271. dab-dab-ba> -> ƢǢ

272. en-du> : '" Ģ ¢ , . li-bir-ra> Ģ: Ģ, , ¡? , ul-li-a> Ƣ: ĸ Ȣ

273. tm-mu-de> : Ǣ¡

274. nar-du> > þ: Χš

275. en-tar-tar> : θ Ţ; sub-bu-de>
 
 

,

Ţâ â â Ũ, 츢 Ţ Ţâ Ĩ¡. Ĩ â  ţ , 츨 Ƣ¢ Ψ¡   츢 츢 Ǣ . âǡ Ţ š.   ͧը Ƣ. Ҿ ͧ ơŨ¢ Ƣ ǡ . ӨȨ 츢 ȢӸ ͧ . ¢ Ȣ ¡ Ţ .

ɡ .  ¡ - --  Ȩ â ¨ â и.

272. en-du u-bi-ta libir-ra ul-li-a

    The songs of the yore, of ancient , forgone days

    Ģ Ƣ

273. tigi-za-am-za-am su si-tum-mu-de

    To be executed on harp and lyre(?)

     

274. u na-me nar-du ba-ra-pad dug-ge ba-ra bi-gi

    Nowadays the singer and the player can no longer recall, nor can he retell in their text

    째 ø

츢  ¡ ǡ 츢 â и. "" 'þ"   ŢǢ ȡ. ġ áǢ 츢.

ȡ 츢 šâȢ Ƣž. Ĩ Ţ𼧾 â ̸ȡ . ɡ ŧ Ӿã ̨ â š ȡ. 򧾡 츢 ĸ и . Ţ𧼡. â  ɡŨ¢ Ģ ¨ .

275. nig li-bir-ra-bi en he-bi-tar sub-bu-de ba-ra-bi -si

    (From now on) whatever belongs to the old lore, he (the singer) shall take full care of and shall not give it over to neglect.

    Ģ-  

츢 Ȣ "Ģ-()-" ȧš Ƹ ȡ ո.  â 272-. ?

" ¡á ؾ  âŢ" . Ȣ ž "ؾ Ţ" . ŢĢ Ţ š̸ǡ վ ŧ . ɡ Ƣ š и ? ž ɢ Ȩ ġ 򾡧 ո?

ɢ 츢 š Ȣ . ¡ Ȣ Χ!

¢ Ӿã
 

276.  tigi-za-am-za-am ki di-bi nig-n[a-me] gestu-ga he-ni-us

    He shall (further) apply all his intelligence while they are executed on harp and lyre

    Ţ й

277. sir-gid-da-ta e-dug-ga-na pa-e ha-ba-ni-in-ag

    Let him draw honour from the "long chants" of his house of relaxation,

    ɢ

278. nig-su-ta ba-ra sub-bu-da

     So that nothing be dropped from his hand

     

279 su nam-nar--ra-ke he-bi-la-la

    Let him tie his hand to the art of music

   

280. sa kalam-ma ne-ni-gin he-bi-ag

    And practice it within the land to the (the measure of) his capacity

    ɹ

281 a-na ab-tuku hur-re a-na ib-hul

     Whatever may affect (the soul), whatever afflicts the spirit

    Ţ ¢ ¢

282. a-ba nam-til an-na ba-an-e

    He who (succeeds in ) lifting up the soul

    ¡ š

283. u-me-da u-ul-li-a-se

    Then and forever.

    ¢ Ƣ§

Ȣ.

276.  tigi-za-am-za-am> :  Ţ? gestu> > : Ȣ, us> >

277. sir-gid-da> : ; ¡ ?  e-dug-ga-na> : ;

278.  su> > ?  sub-bu> > : Ţ Ţ

279. nam-nar-ra> ÿ: 츨; "ý" ¡ ġ.

280. kalam-ma> ; ne-ni> > ɡ: Ũ

281.  ab-tuku> Ţ : ; hur-re> ¢; hul> : Ţ

282. nam-til> : š,

283. u-ul-li-a-se> Ƣ : ĸ ƢŢ Ƣ Ũ
 

Ţâ âǢ, ¢ ¢ š Ţŧ, ȡ Ȣ θ. "ÿ" þ Ĩ Ȣ ɧ Ţ츢¡Ţ𼾡 Ȣ ġ Ţ Ţ򧾡. ɡ Ƣ¡ âǡ . .

ġ Ţâ .

281 a-na ab-tuku hur-re a-na ib-hul

     Whatever may affect (the soul), whatever afflicts the spirit

    Ţ  ¢ ¢

282. a-ba nam-til an-na ba-an-e

    He who (succeeds in ) lifting up the soul

    ¡ š

283. u-me-da u-ul-li-a-se

    Then and forever.

    ¢ Ƣ§

âǢ ? ?  Ţ¡ (ab) ¡ 츢 ¢Ģ ̸ȧ, Ƣ ġɧš ոȧ, š 츢 ý ĸ ƢŢ Ƣ측 Ũ Ƣ¡   ȡ .

ؾ ġ Ƣ¡ ̦ ¡. , 츢 ž 򾡾  Ȩ¡ ţ Ţ, ħš ƢЧ Ţ.

"" š Ȣ 츢š Ƹ . 츢Ǣ "" ɡ ¡ "š " šھ ¢. Ģ "" ¢ š ¡ɨ Ǣ "/" Ţ  "ɢ" "ɢ"   츧. "" ɢ 󾾡  ġ.

Ƣ¢ "¢"   "dil", żƢ¢ Ţ ǡ  Ţ "" "" Ȩ  ( : ) Ȣ  âҸ .

"u-me" "-" Ǣ. ġ ¡ ׾ . ɢ ¢ "" . Ч ġ츢Ǣ ȡ (abstract noun formative) ""  Ţ̾ " " Ģ â θ.

ɢ š
 

¢ Ӿã.
 

284.  lu-En-lil-le sag-bi zi-zi--i-a

    Will Enlil lift (honour) that man's head

    ģ ¢

285. tukum-bi ga-e-gin-nam lu si-sa-am

    If there will be a righteous man like me

    ¹

286. mi-dug sir nam-ku-zu-mu

    Tenderly caring for my songs of wisdom

   

287. a nam-ur-sag-ga ki-gir-gin-na-mu

    And for the galant achievements (proclaimed) in my collection

     

288. lugal-bi-ir e-gal-dug-ga-na he-en-na-an us

    Let him deposit them for his lord in his house of relaxation

    ٸ¢

289. nig-in-na x x dal-se he-na-su-su

    Anything disparaging let him remove far way

    x x  Ǣ

290 SAL-ga a kalag-ga he-im-zi-zi-i

    Let him extol my openmindedness and my strong arm

    ¢ ¢
 

Ȣ.

284: sag-bi: > ɢ: ɢ ; zi-zi-i> ¢: šŢ, ¢: ĸ . ĢĢ ը θ.

285. tukum-bi> : ɢ;  (a)gin-nam> >  , > ., ;  si-sa-am> " : "" "¢ ɢ"

286. mi-dug= mi-du> ; nam-ku>

287. a nam-ur-sag-ga> : 󾨾 žâ ; ki-kir-gin-na> : "' Ȣר Ǣ , ĸ

288. luga-bi-ir> ٸ¢> ٸ¢:  "/?"   "" ȢҨ  ڨ ; e-gal-dug-ga-na> : ¢

289. nig-in-na> > :

290. SAL-ga> ҹ: :

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4.

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Ţâ âǢ, Ȣ 츢 ȢŢ  Ĩ ȧ Ţ ȡ.   ġâ ̨ȸ , ȸ . ȧ ¡. ȡ 츢 Ĩ Ш  úǢ 򾡸  Ӿ 򾡸     ȡ.

ĸ

                   287. a nam-ur-sag-ga ki-gir-gin-na-mu

                       And for the galant achievements (proclaimed) in my collection

                        

                   288. lugal-bi-ir e-gal-dug-ga-na he-en-na-an us

                       Let him deposit them for his lord in his house of relaxation

                       ٸ¢

 " " Ȣר  () Ǣ (> )   ( > ) ĸ .  " "    š ɸ (-> ). "" ɢ Ȣ ɡ ɨ Ȣ츢. ¢ "" ¡ ' " 򾾡 ġ. ĸ ǧ 츧 Ȣ  . ɸ Ǣ -- á ȡ. âǢ ģ Ũ .

"e-gal-dug-ga"   " " ȡ " " ȡ 즸ġ.
š ɸ , ž   Ө¾ âŢ.   ' " 즸ŧ ɾ Ţ̸.  ġ, ׸ ĸ     츧 ȡ.

ú š  Ǣ ɸ š
ɸǡ 츧 âШ ƨ Ţ츧.

, Ȩ Ƣž ž -- ɾ --  ¡   츢 ţŢ ȡ.

                   289. nig-in-na x x dal-se he-na-su-su

                       Anything disparaging let him remove far way

                       x x  Ǣ

"nig in-na"  Ǣš " " ׾.   ɨ ¢ ġ ĸ   ǢŢ  ž .

ɢ  š.

¢ Ӿã
 

                   291  sir-ga a-la-bi he-tum-tum-mu

                   Let him derive from my songs the excitement (they produce)

                    

                   292. gestu-gal-gal-mu hur-da hu-mu-un-ag-e

                                                   Let him keep in high esteem my  very
                   great intelligence

                         ¦á   () 째

                   293. kala-ga nig in-da-sim di-da-gin

                   What the strong one, the hero, may have achieved in his expeditions

                       Ǹ()   Ţ-

                   294. ki a-na la-ba-ni-ib-gal-la-am

                   Is not something that depends on his power

                       ¢

                   295. nig-nam-nu-u  su ha-ba-sig-sig-ge-a tes hu-mu-i-i

                   As really my own, let him praise my generous deeds

                    ᯿ 츢  

                   296. mu-dug-ga-mu  he-pa-pa-de

                   Let him make my good name

                  

                   297. tukum-bi sa-ga-ni nig-erim mu-si-ib-tum

                       If however  his heart is carried to hostility

                   ɢ â

                   298. nig-na-me-mu sag- ba-an-sig

                   And will opugn whatever concerns my person

                      

                   299. lu-a-zi-ga-bi Nanna ki he-en-e

                   Nanna may bring that rebel down

                       ٫

                   300. Utu KA.NE- e su he-en-da-ab-ri-e

                   Utu may catch him in flaming fire.

                   KA.NE- â

                   ȢҸ.

                   291. a-la-bi>  : > , ;  he> : ?

                   292.   gestu>> > :   ;  hur-da> :
                   ¢ ,  tum> , >
                   ?

                   293.   in-da-sim>  :   ţ; > ?

                   294.  a-na> ?   ki> , : 쾢, ?

                   295. su> > > :  ĢĢ  , ; ha-ba> :
                   ;   ha-ba>

                   296.  he>> :  ;  pa-pa-de> : Ţ ξ

                   297.   erim> â> â:    ý Ҿ

                   298. ba-an-sig>  : ̾: Ƣ; > :  Ш Ţ

                   299.    ki he-en-e>    : ơ

                   300.   ab> > ;   ri> â:


ġ ġ â âǢ 츢.   ħ Ǣ  š.

: ͧâ
 

' " â ȧš á Ҩ  ¡Ţ , ã áŢ ɧ¡ ã , ž ž ġ ġ ġ â . 򾨸 â :

                  293. kala-ga nig in-da-sim di-da-gin

                   What the strong one, the hero, may have achieved in his expeditions

                       Ǹ()   󾺢 Ţ-

"in-da-sim" . ͧ Ƣ  è š ȡ ɢ ɡ , ɡ (â ţ, ţ etc) á. " -" "   "  ġ. "" ¡򾢨 âŢ. Ӿã Ȣ " royal rituals " .  ¢ ""   ġŢ Ȣ Ƣ   򾡸 " " ġ.  ɡ ̸ ú â¾ Ч.

  "" ' " ġ Ҩ¡ Ţ̸.    " " ,  Ũ Ӿ   .   "" â ո, Ũ 򾢨 š.

"-" â " " ġ, š Ũ   էǡ.

â ¾ " է Ħġ Ţ  " Ţž Ţ̸.

                  294. ki a-na la-ba-ni-ib-gal-la-am

               Is not something that depends on his power

                ¢

ġ Ӿ¢ Ǣ׸, gestu gal-gal-am , ɢ ɢɢ  ¡ ž,  Ǣɡħ Ũ . ɦǢθ ȧ, Цо šŨ  .

ɢ â š

¢ Ӿã
 

301  lu-bi   ki-gin-na he-en-du inim-ma-ni al-ze-er

        That man withersoever he may go, his word may be destroyed

  Ƣ

302. un-ga-ti u-ti-la-ni-a

    And when he will have lived his span of life

303.     nig-usu-na he-en-ag en-du me-da-tum

What he has done in his capacity (and his ) hymns, where will he take them?

  

304. lugal-me-en in-ga-zu-a-ta nig-me-gar gu i-de

I, the  king, also   out my learning, have given expression to joy

ٸ     ¢

305. gestu-gestu-ga diri-ga-mu-se

According to my utterly extraordinary intelligence

â

306. um-mi-a-gim mu -libir-ra-mu-se

    My favourite  songs, as (product of ) of a skilled master , (written) for the lasting of my name

¹ Ģ

307. nig-de-a en-du-mu he-pa-de mul he-u-tu

May be proclaimed and engender brilliant renown

Ч

ȢҸ.

301.   ki-gin-na> : Ȣ ,  ĸ.  al-ze-er> Ƣ ?

 302. un-ga-ti>  ?  ti-la> : š.  ni-a> : ۨ. '"  Ţ  .

303.   usu> > > ;  ag> : ;  me-da> ¡: ¡

304. gu i-de> : '' ШŢ

305. diri> â> :

306.   libir-ra> Ģ : 측 Ȣ

307. mul> , > ɢ: ø; he-u-tu> : .
 
 

,

¡ Ҹ ȡ   š Ţ 򾢨 .  Ǣ ɡ Ţ , ý Ҹƨ   Ƣ¡ Ũ¢  Ţ Ţ. ŧ " -ã-" -- Ƣ ¨ š   ú ¢ɡ , , ȡ Ǣ׸ Ч ¡.

¢

  § Ƣ¡ ¾ ý.
 

305. gestu-gestu-ga diri-ga-mu-se

According to my utterly extraordinary intelligence

â

306. um-mi-a-gim mu -libir-ra-mu-se

    My favourite  songs, as (product of ) of a skilled master , (written) for the lasting of my name

¡ Ģ

307. nig-de-a en-du-mu he-pa-de mul he-u-tu

May be proclaimed and engender brilliant renown

Ч
 

""   'Ȣ" Ţ ' " ŧ . '" ȡ.  Augustas, August  ǡ Ҩ . ɡ š ŧ ž â.

š Ǣ ɡ , Ǣ׸ ž  Ƣ š Ҹ Ԧ  ɡ    ɡ 򾨸 Ҩ¡ š Ţ ڸȡ!

?

š    츢   š Ҹ иȡ!

ɢ š

¢ Ӿã

308.   sig-se Uri-ma ki-sikil-la bi-mu

    Down  South, in Ur, in the holy place, they are sung

̧ â 츢 ţ

309. e gestu-Nidaba-mul en-du-ga-ka

In the "House of  Learning"   of Nidaba, the splendent , there are my songs

    

310. nim-se Nibru-a ki-gal-la bi-DU

Up North, in Nippur, they are entered into the "Large Place"

,    -DU

311. sud e-kur-ra ki-he-us-sa-mu-us

In order that my homage should be established in the Ekur

       

312. dub-sar he-du su-ni he-ib-dib-be

The scribe will  go and take them into his hands

¢    

313. nar-he-du gu hu-mu-un-ni-ri-de

The singer will go  and perform them

¢   ɢ ¢

314. e-dub-ba-a da-ri hur nu-kur-ru-dam

In the edubba they will last, things never to be changed

  , ھ

315.  ki-umun da-ri hur nu-silig-ge-dam

In the  "Academy" they will be everlasting, things never to fail

Ģ̾

316. gestu-dab-ba-mu i-ne-es NE ur-ra-am

What my intelligence could achieve (lit. grasp) that is so

    Š NE ȡ

317. nig-dug-ge dab-ba ki-sar-ra

What I have composed in its entirety

318. gir-gin-na-ka en-du-ga-a-kam a-na mu-e-si-gal-la

Is gathered in the collection of my songs, what can there be added?

      ?
 

Ȣ:

308.   sikil-la> ͸> 츢: ¡, ¡.  żƢ¢ ̸.

309  e gestu>¢ :  Ȣš; Nidaba> : ; ȢǢ  "Êž" ͧ ǡ θ.

310.   nim> > : , ̾.   ĸ ż ;   ki-gal-la> : â ; ¢

311.  sud> ݾ:Ȣ ; 'ݾ" 츢 쨸 .

312.  dub-sar> : Ҹǡ  Ǣ 츨 š Ȣ ; > > : â; : ɡ: ըâ Ĩ â?

313.  nar> > : Χš;  hu-mu-un-ni-ri-de>   :  iri-de> =: :

314.   e-dub-ba-a>  : ɡ,  ڨ ; da-ri > ? ?  kur-ru> : ,

315.  silig-ge>  Ģ째;  ־: ̾

316.    gestu dab-ba>  : Ȣ;  ur-ra-am> ȡ: š

317. nig-dug-ge >  : š ;  sar-ra>

318.  gir-gin-na-ka>  : ĸ ; a-na>
 
 

,

, Ģ      ȡ. о Ţ Ӿ . Ţ 󾾡 Ȣȡ. ġ Ũ š쨸 Ģ ǡ 츢. ġ  Ţ  츽Ţ. ú  ڨ. ɡ Ǣ Ĩ š󧾡  Ĩ  Ȣ.  š Ţ Ӿ , ¡ âǾ 측  ġ â  ȡ 츢 ġ  ڸǡ . 16 ȡ øâ Ȣ Ģ 򦾡 Ǣ ȡ.

âǢ Ӹ   ͧ 򾢧ħ ȡ.  ã . ¢ ͧ ã ã   ý,  Ƣ ž   ӨȨ -- Ũ¡ Ţ ܼ Ţ  Ǣ Ţ о.  Ƣ Ƣ 츢 ý.

Ţܼ

¢   Ţâ Ȣ ġ Ȣ 츢.

308.   sig-se Uri-ma ki-sikil-la bi-mu

    Down  South, in Ur, in the holy place, they are sung

  â   " 츢" Ȣ츢.  츢.>츢 ¡ ȡ. '츢' 츢.  š ¡ Ȣ ¢ǡ  측.

򾾡 " " .

309. e gestu-Nidaba-mul en-du-ga-ka

In the "House of  Learning"   of Nidaba, the splendent , there are my songs

     .

" " ȡ ""  ; ""  ȡ ɢ¡ . ͧŢ 򾨸¡ " " .  š, Ǣ 'Êž' θȡ. ¢ ȡ Ţ ǡ , Ţè ǡ  . '' ¢Ũ . ¢ħ":ɢ" 츧 (>> ). ɢ Ө Ǣ ¢ħ 츧. ' " ǡ .

Ţ Ũ¡ 󾨾 â θ.

311. sud e-kur-ra ki-he-us-sa-mu-us

In order that my homage should be established in the Ekur

       

312. dub-sar he-du su-ni he-ib-dib-be

The scribe will  go and take them into his hands

¢    

'"   'о" ¢. ¢ħ  "ݾ' . 츢Ǣ 'ݾ' "žǢ'  ȡ Ȣθ. ɢ >   , ݾ  了 "š" Ţ 츢 ġ.

"dub-sar" " " . Ģ   > .>   â  "" ġ Ţ 츧. "â= â " '" .

- ȡ ȢŨ . ¢  "-" 츢Ǣ θ . "-" . Ũ¢   âŢ.

򾾡 "þ" ոȡ.

313. nar-he-du gu hu-mu-un-ni-ri-de

The singer will go  and perform them

¢   ɢ ¢

׾ , (=) 츧ǡ   ο 򧾡 '" ոȡ. Ţ 񧽡 θ ͧո 'þ" ǡ 츧. ɡ Ƣ ŢҸ. '' Ģ Ƣ¡ "ý " ġ. ɢ " á½" " ո θ   ظ "    ġ. þ 'ž" = ¡ θ

򾡸 ĸ ã ͧ â š.

314. e-dub-ba-a da-ri hur nu-kur-ru-dam

In the edubba they will last, things never to be changed

  , ھ

'-" ﺢȡâ Ǣܼ. 򾢧ħ Ţâšǣɢ â Ţ츢ǡ. ¾ħ    Ǿ,  " tur-ra-mu-de  e-dub-ba-a-a am" (13)   Ȣ¢츢ȡ.  ǡ  Ȣ ȡ.

¡ Ӿ Ȣ ž

315.  ki-umun da-ri hur nu-silig-ge-dam

In the  "Academy" they will be everlasting, things never to fail

Ģ̾

  ""  " ġ ɢ "  .  ͧ "sag" "" ȸ о. '' ȡ " " .  Ũ¢  "sag-ki-a" ɡ ʧ  "" 즸, " " Ȣ Ƹ    ͧâ  â.

ž ŧ "ĸ" 츢 . .

318. gir-gin-na-ka en-du-ga-a-kam a-na mu-e-si-gal-la

Is gathered in the collection of my songs, what can there be added?

      ?

"-" ġ    и âǢи.
> : ؾ. ɡ ""  ɡ ġ.  > , " Ȣ.  " " Ȣ !

  ͧâǢ      Ţ   ʦġ ȧ .  ¢ Ǣ  š Ũ¢ 򾨸 ǢŢ ȡ.   ɡ   츧. ͧ   Ţ ¡ Ӿ š  ǡ?

Ţâ Ţ Ƣ.

Ψ Ţ𼾡 Ģ â.

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