Sulgiyin MutarIbiyam -7

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š Ȣɡ, Ţ ڸɡ, úɢ ¡   Ȣ ɡ  Ţâ â θ. ȡ Ţ " " '측 š쨸 측 " " ¡ ¡ š Ȣ" Ǣ âǢ ȡ.
 

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

"Š ȡ" ĸ ȧ 츢 š ġ. '" Ȣ . Ȣ ĸ ׸Ȩ ׸š ȡ . ɧ "Ȣ ơ" â.

Ǣ Ţ
ĸ Ģ
վ ¦Ȣ ơ
âŢ ġ ơ

Ţ ĸ , ú¢ ŸǢ â ¢Ȣ ¢, Ȣ, 츢 Ǩ š Ȣ ơ ŧ Ǣ Ҩ ¡. ݦ á 츢.

ɢ Ǣ Ţâš 츢   â .

¢ Ӿã

319 An  (d) En-lil (d) Utu  (d)Inanna nar ba-ra-na he-ge-en

An Enlil Utu and Inanna may establish the singer on his throne dias

ģ ɡ ý 츢

320  u nam-erim-e lu na-an-ga-am-me

And, as to the oath (of allegiance), he who willingly will join in it

â

321 u-ne-e mu-sar-ra-mu-a

On that day , on my stele (he will read)

ɧ ڧ

322 uru nu-mu-un-gul-la bad nu-mu-un-si-ga-mu

"Cities I did not destroy, wallas I did not pull down,

323 kur ki-sig-gin nu-mu-un-dub-ba-mu

I did not set countries a-trembling like reeds"

̹

324 ar-e zag li-bi-til-til-la-mu

My praise will never be finished

Ģ

325. a-na gin-nam nar-e en-du-a mu-e-si-ga-ga-a

What can ever a singer place in songs as I  ( have done)

?

326. nig-de-a sag-kal mu-da-ri-kam

(They are) my favourite (opus), of the first rank (and lasting) fame

Ӿã

327 nig-lul nig-gi-na nu-me-a sar-re-bi a-na-gin-nam?

(If) falsehood and justice (truth) were non-existent what for should I have written (them) ?

  ?

Ȣ

319 naar : , þ: Χš; ba-ra-na > - ; : : :ý : ?

320. nam-erim> ÿ: ־, ھƢ;  ga-am> , > . : , Ţ

321  u-ne> ; : : ;  sar-ra> : š; > , , â etc

322 gul-la> , , ? : ̨, ;  si-ga > : ̾: Ƣ

323 ki-sig-gin > ? mu-un-dub-ba> : ?

324 ar-e > : á? ġ? : š, áá ãá

325: a-na > : ; gin-nam > , ,

326: nig-de-a> ; de> : ø, Ǣר; mu-da-ri-kam> -â- =Ӿã: Ш Ũ â;

327: nig-lul> ; nig-gi-na> ; sar-re> ; a-na-gin-nam>

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39.

츢 Ȣ Ţ ŧ, ħ Ȣ â ׸.  ܼ ħ Ǣš á 츢 ͧ 츨 Ȣ ,  츢 â ȸ Ǣš Ȣ θȡ. ɾ 츢 Ǿ ը θȡ. ؾ¨Ţ ġ 츢  Ţ츢ȡ.

¢ 츢

츢 ڸǢ š âġ.
 

325. a-na gin-nam nar-e en-du-a mu-e-si-ga-ga-a

What can ever a singer place in songs as I  ( have done)

?

'" οǡ 'þ' Ģ Ǣ. '' ȡ, Ҹǡ Ũ Ţ á ̦á š ο Ţ ġ. '" 츢 , 了 áǢ  ¢ ȡ Ţ. '" ( en-du-a)  ' " . š 츢 , 츨 , ɢ Ƣž ġ.

ž Ţ ž â
 

327 nig-lul nig-gi-na nu-me-a sar-re-bi a-na-gin-nam?

(If) falsehood and justice (truth) were non-existent what for should I have written (them) ?

  ?

Ƣ Ȣ ȡ θ.  'nig lul" " " š ġ. ĸ򧾡 ž, ɡ𼡸  ¢и Ţ. lul uu-zul Ȣ "" ġ. ¡ ɨ 측 " " Ȣ . '' '' 츧. '" Ƣ '-' Ǣľ ¢.

ɢ 'nig-gi-na" ' " " " ȡ 츧. ɡ gi-gun-na ¢ 򦾡ڨ վ 츾.

97. gi-gun-na-bi la-ha-ma ki-us-sa

    ̽ ĸ

򾨸    θ   ̽ £ ĸ ¡ šŢ ( nu-me-a) , 츢 Ţ 츨 ȡ . ( sar-re-bi a-na-gin-nam?). "" ŢɡŢ ̨ Ţ ¢.  ¢  '' -" ; '' '' . "' '' ɢ ' , â, " . ڧš '" '"; '" š  Ȣ¢츧.

¡ Ш Ǣ £   ¡ ȡ 츢 ¡ . ۨ ɡ Ƣ¡ Ӿãǡ , Ӿãǡ Ţ,  ǡ á ȡ

324 ar-e zag li-bi-til-til-la-mu

My praise will never be finished

Ģ

326. nig-de-a sag-kal mu-da-ri-kam

(They are) my favourite (opus), of the first rank (and lasting) fame

Ӿã

'" " â ' "á" . Ƣ¡ "" (nig-de-a) , " " '' ¢Ũ . ' ' ɡ ŧ '" ġ.

Ƹ 츢 ¢ 츨 Ȣ Ţ â š.

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â ,  â âǢ Ҩ 츢 â 츨 š.

ؾ 츢 Ӿâ Ӿã, ȡš ¢ ¡   츢. , £ š  ȡ.  Ш â ġ 츢 Ǩ Ģš š 츢ǡ ը¢ ý ¡ á ڸȡ. ¢ Ȣ ͧš.

, á, 

324 ar-e zag li-bi-til-til-la-mu

My praise will never be finished

Ģ

326. nig-de-a sag-kal mu-da-ri-kam

(They are) my favourite (opus), of the first rank (and lasting) fame

Ӿã

'' (ar) ھ 򦾡   , š  żƢ¡ վ á,  ɧ Ǣ ġ . ɡ ' â'  զǡ 'â' վ. 'â ' ھâ    θ.  ھ 'â'   -- á , ھâ   츨ǧ ո иǢħ 츢  ¢. Ƣ 'â '  â ھâ š쨸 Ȣ â â .

ɦġ ɢ á ɢ Ţ ɣ ɦȢ ɧ     ɦȢ Ţ¡츢 ĸ 째 ý Ţ  . .

ɢ š   š Ҹ ɡ Ƹ 򾢨 ոȡ. š ȡ.

321 u-ne-e mu-sar-ra-mu-a

On that day , on my stele (he will read)

ɧ ڧ

322 uru nu-mu-un-gul-la bad nu-mu-un-si-ga-mu

"Cities I did not destroy, walls I did not pull down,

323 kur ki-sig-gin nu-mu-un-dub-ba-mu

I did not set countries a-trembling like reeds"

̹

Ţ â ? ţɡ , ŧ Ƣ¢ħ â, 츨 è ĦȢ ո ƢŢ ʸ Ţ , 츨 ʨŢ ȡ! ţ Ƣ򾧾 Ţ ǧ¡ Ĩ¡ ! â , ɢ Ƣ !

Ƣ ţ Ƣ¡ 츢. ڸ.

ɢ â š.

¢ Ӿã

328. lugal-me-en a-ga (d) lama-bi-im kalag-ga-ga sir-bi-im

I, the king, my arm is the protecting genius (and) this is the song of my valour

ٸ á

329 ki-kir-gin-na-mu nar-e mu-si-gal

Which I place in my "library" for (the use of) the singers

330 inim-mu nig-ka-ta nu-sub-bu-da

My compositions are not to be dropped from the mouth

331 en-du-mu nig nu-ha-lam-e-de

And my songs are not to be forgotten

332 ga-e lugal-kalam-ma dug-ga-me-en

I am the good king of the land!

ٸ

333. numun-ba-i-i-ta zag-uku-lu-a-se

From the beginning of mankind, down to the point it became a dense population

ŧ

Ȣ.

328. a-ga> ? , lama-bi-im> á: Ƣ , á> á½? ;
kalag-ga> : ţ , : ; sir-b-im> : Ȣ

329 ki-kir-gin-na> : Ȣ Ǣ ; ĸ; kir= > : ؾ

330 ka-ta> : > > š; sub-bu> : šξ

331. ha-lam-e-de> : < : ġЧ

332.  dug-ga-me-en> : ɢ

333. numun > : ɢ Ө; ba-i-i-ta> : ĸ ;  uku-lu> : ,

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¢ Ӿã   Ӿã, 째 Ө¢ ȡ š â. Ӿ ơ   ž ﺢ θ ǡ  Ȣ ɡ š 츢 쨸 ħš š 츢.

Ţâ âǢ ¢  ġȢ ý . ¢ θ š Ǣš Ţ 츢.

¢ ġȢ

츨 §š ġ ɢ¢ ȡ. Ũ¢ ȿ ȡ   .

332 ga-e lugal-kalam-ma dug-ga-me-en

I am the good king of the land!

ٸ

333. numun-ba-i-i-ta zag-uku-lu-a-se

From the beginning of mankind, down to the point it became a dense population

ŧ

' " ġ ɨ. ' ' ( numun)  ' 'ɢ'  ,  ġ ھ 'Ө' 򧾡 Ҩ. ͧ Ǣ '' (mu)  ¢. 򦾡 (compound word) ĸ ɡ Ũ ȢŢ, 򧾡 ɢ Ȣ. "' (evolution) ȡ.

Ţ " ¢" ġ𺢨 . " " '' ';' 츧ǡ Ҩ. ɧ "nam-tar-ra" '' ͧ .  'վ' ġ Ҩ.  š ĸ   ¢â Ȣ  š š š ɢ   , ; ɢ .

ɢ'zak-uku-lu-a-se' ' down to the point it became a dense population" Ƣ âŢ.  ͧâ 'zag" ' ' ġ. " uku-lu" '' '' Ȣ ͧ    š  '' Լɧ ¢. 츨 šھ . "zag-uku-lu-a" , "¢âǢ Ȣ Ũ"  ž ġ.

⢠򾢨 "  ɢ ¢â  ĸ Ģ ǡ Ũ' ŧ ž â. ġ ¢ ɢ¡ξ     ú Ţ츢ȡ. Ũ¢ ɧ Ͼ ɢ, ġ   .

ɧš ú , ɸ ý , ɢ ġȢħ Ч ¡ Ţ Ȣ, ɢ ġȢ Ө¡, 츨 š  ȡ Ȣ ɧ Ţ츢ȡ.

, ɸ ,  Ƣ¡ Ţ츢ȡ. Ħġ Ǣܼ   Ũ ܼ  ġĸ Ũ , š ը즸ž θ. ú¢ Ŧġ   Ţ ͧ âǡ Ƣ , Ţ Ǣ Ӿ Ħ Ţ Ȣ, ŧɡ Ũ ھĢ  θȡ.

¢ á

š ɧ Ţ, 츢 áŽɡ  Ȣ ħš  ɡ, áɡ  Ȣ, ú Ĩ ħš 츽 θȡ.

328. lugal-me-en a-ga (d) lama-bi-im kalag-ga-ga sir-bi-im

I, the king, my arm is the protecting genius (and) this is the song of my valour

ٸ á

'la-ma-bi-im" Ģ  "protecting genius" . ɧ 'á" ġ. ¢  š "() , " ¢. ɦġ ɧ ɿ ħ¡ ɡŢ  Ţ ¢ Ũ¢ ħ '"  ¢     â. "' ȡ "" 'á" ȡ ( : á) Ƹ ¢Ũ . Ũ¢ áɡ 츢 áŽɡ   ڸȡ š?

  ţ , ( > ) ɡ ţ򨾦ġ, Ǣ   ɧ ɡŢ ̾ 򾢧 ɡ ááɡ š ڸȡ š?

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42.

áŽɡ á ɡ , Ģ ھ  â§ɡ Ȣ ŧ š ȡ, Ţ â úɡ Ţ ո , â š  츢 ġ. ȡ â 츢.
 
 

329  ( sir-bi-im) ki-kir-gin-na-mu nar-e mu-si-gal

Which I place in my "library" for (the use of) the singers

330 inim-mu nig-ka-ta nu-sub-bu-da

My compositions are not to be dropped from the mouth

331 en-du-mu nig nu-ha-lam-e-de

And my songs are not to be forgotten

ɧ Ţ â Ȣ Чš. ã򧾡 ڨ  .

"sir-bi-im ki-kir-gin-na " ǡ 츨 " "  ġ.    > ǢŢ, ȢŢ Ȣ ġ. '' Ģ "Ȣ" . 츢Ǣ ¢ " " ' " "Ȣš" ( -Ȣ- ) ٨¾ ġ. '" "'  "" ȡ. '-" â Ҩ '" ¢ šȡ ġ. վ о, էš , Чš.

ȢŢ ,   â и 'ĸ" -- Ǣ.

츢Ģ ¡, 츢   Ӿãǡ ק š 츨 򾨸 ĸǢ ¢ Ţ  Ҩ 츨 Ǣ즸 .

򾨸 째  ο 'nar-e" 'þ' θ.  ŢĢ ݾ žǢ ȡ þ ? , 츢Ģ áǢħ  ¢ ȡ Ţ .

츢Ģ   š   ο ġ ý Ũ¢ 츧 , ĸ š ȡ! Ţ Ȣ ġ â ȡ Ĩ ȡ.

" " Ħ Ţ Ţ Ţ ĸ ã   Ǣ Ǣ ը á ?

Ţ츢 â š.

'nig-ka-ta nu-sub-bu-da" 'ka' 'š " ȡ ¢, -   š- Ţ . "ka-ta-e-a" ' š¢Ģ  ' Ǣ '" ͧŢ ¢.    츢 ȡ. ɡ "Ţ" "Ţ" '" '"   츢    츧. '-Ţâ" Ģ -- "ŢâЦ šԨ " Ǣ ¢Ũ , ͧ  Ƹ  츢     ȧ â 'š' ȡŢ վġ.
 

¢ Ӿã
 

334. lugal-nig-ga-e nig bi-in-si-ga-am

The King, who (having seen) my deeds, (tried) to imitate them

ٸ 츧  ¢ ̬

335. aga-ni (d) An-ne ba-ra-ba-ta-an-il

An did not upraise his crown

336 gidri -ni bara-nam-lugal-la-ta ba-ra-ba-ta-e-de

Did not produce his scepter from the royal throne

â ٸǿ

337. kala-ga nam-ku-zu gestu si-ma-me-en

(But) deeds of bravery, wisdom and intelligence have been given to me

̦ ¢

338. nig-gal-gal-ga zag-bi- til-la

Who have accoplished great enterprises


 

Ȣ:

334.  nig-ga> ? ? : ¡ ú  ġ?

335. aga> > : ã; ba-ta-an-il> Ƣ? ba-ra>  ? ;

336. gidir> digri> â

337. kalaga> ; Ũ ¡ ţ;  nam-ku-zu> , , Ƣ ;  gestu> >

338.  zag-bi til-la > :  ɡ ž ; > ž

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43.

Ӿ ú , Ũ ȡ ġ Ǣ ȡ Ţ âǢ Ţ츢 â . 째θ Ǣ ž θǢ  , ɸ Ţ,   ͧ šŢ   ƨ ¡ ȡ Ţ̸. ɧ¡ ¢ ǡ Ƣ¡ Ũ 츢 츢Ƚ.

¢ .
 

󾨾 , â Ţɸ   Ǣ ɡ úɡ   Ǣš âǢ Ţ̸ȡ.

337. kala-ga nam-ku-zu gestu si-ma-me-en

(But) deeds of bravery, wisdom and intelligence have been given to me

̦ ¢

338. nig-gal-gal-ga zag-bi- til-la

Who have accomplished great enterprises

  '" ( kala-ga) '" 'Ǣ' â . ţ򧾡 Ȣ ( gestu , ) , Ȩ¡    , â 츧 Ǿ âŢ, ɢ Ǣ ¾ Ȣ츢ȡ. ¡ ɡ ,     Ǣ Ţ š Ȣ츢ȡ ú.

334. lugal-nig-ga-e nig bi-in-si-ga-am

The King, who (having seen) my deeds, (tried) to imitate them

ٸ   ¢ ̬

335. aga-ni (d) An-ne ba-ra-ba-ta-an-il

An did not upraise his crown

336 gidri -ni bara-nam-lugal-la-ta ba-ra-ba-ta-e-de

Did not produce his scepter from the royal throne

â ٸǿ
 

'" '' â .  'bi-in" '-" . ú,   ¡ â 츨 Ţ Ƣ ¡ ڸȡɡ, Ũ ɡ ,   úɡ ¡ Ţ ú , ȦȢ

"â' (gidri) 'â" (meta-thesis)  Ţ̸. ú   측 , ţ á 츢 ¡. ( úš â¡ Ţ, ġ ú. ŧ 򾢸 ɡ, ?)

á Ƣ ; Ц Ĩ . ɡ , Ţ š쨸 ; . ȡ â ; â¡ Ȣ .
 

ɢ â .

¢ Ӿã

339 UG igi urudu.sukur-ra ga-ras.SAR-gin sipa-sipa-e ( Like a lion , that the shepherds (treat) as a leek)

UG .SAR-

340. pirig-tur su-zi-ga u-ga-zum ag-ge-gin ag-ag-dam ( Like a firece leopard, kept under watch and dealt with as in the carding of wool)

Ģ ̺ 츢  ̾

341 zi-bi ur-gi-gin urudu-sen-du NE.NE-ga ( And ( when ) assaulting , together with the dogs the servants  treat with clubs)

Ц  NE.NE-ga

342. sun usu-ga-gal-gin gu a-nun-gi-a  ( (Like) a wild cow of extraordinary vigour, a bull of indomitable force)

͸ 

343. gu kur-bi-se  e-ba edin-na mi-ni-ib-gaz-za ( An ox on the march to its mountains, that in the lowlands has been beaten back,)

Ƣ

344. kur-ba su a-bal-e-da-bi ( Once it has passed inot its mountains)

Ģ¢

345. hur-sag-ge nig sa-ge nu-BU-i-gin ( realizing it cannot reach the mountain top)

-BU--

346. sa-ge su nu-te-ga-e ba-ib-ag ( (That king) behaved as one who has not atained his heart's desire)

  츢

347. KA ib-ta e i-gi-in-zu lul na-nam. ( The words he uttered were surely false)

KA .

348. ki nam-dub-ba dugud-dugu-da-bi ( His arrogant words in the place of the Covenant)

ҿ  .
 

Ȣ.

339. urudu.sukur : : ; : , . : Ŧ. su.kur : : ¡; sipa: ; Ÿ: ,

340. pirig-tur : Ģ : Ģ: ; u-ga-zum : : ׾; :  :  .

341. zi-bi : : ξ; ur-gi > â: ; urudu.sen-du > Ц, ? : Ծ

342.  sun : : , : ; u-su =  uucu > . : ,

343. gaz-za : Ƣ : 츢, Ƣ

344. su a-bal-e-de : Ģ: ; , ?

345 hur-sag-ge : , ɢ: 

346. sa-ge: :

347. gi-in-zu : : ; nanam : : ھ¡.

348 ki nam-dub-ba > ҿ: Ȣ ; dugud-dugud-da :

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