Names

  • Ashurnasirpal II 022

Numbers

  • Q004476
  • Ashurnasirpal II 022

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  • Neo-Assyrian
  • Written ca. 883-859
  • Qalat Sherqat (Assur)
  • Royal Inscription
  • Ashurnasirpal II

Ashurnasirpal II 022

Obverse
Lacuna
1'1'

[...] x šá TA tar-ṣi m[...]

(1') which from the time of [...] the statue with the name of Tiglath-pil[eser .... To the lands N]airi I marched. The city Barzaništu[(un) I conquered ... I carried off] their [property], possessions, oxen, sheep, [... (and)] turned (it) into ruin hills. The heads of [their] warriors [I cut off ...] of the lands Nairi, horses, mules, [...] I burnt, ravaged, destroyed, (and) [turned] into ruin hills.

2'2'

[...] ṣa-lam MU šá mGIŠ.tukul-ti-A?-[é-šár-ra ...]

3'3'

[...] na-i-ri a-lik URU.bar-za-ni-*-tu-[(un) ...]

4'4'

[... NÍG].ŠU.MEŠ-šú-nu NÍG.GA.MEŠ-šú-nu GU₄.MEŠ-šú-nu UDU.[ṣe-ni-šú-nu ...]

5'5'

[...] kar-me ú-ter SAG.DU muq-tab-li-[šú-nu ...]

6'6'

[...] šá KUR.KUR na-i-ri ANŠE.KUR.RA.MEŠ ANŠE.[MEŠ ...]

7'7'

[...]-a-ni ina IZI GÍBIL ap-púl a-qur ana DU₆ [u kar-me ú-ter]


8'8'

[...]-bi-ru URU.DU₆-le*-e it-ta-bal-ku-tu [...]

(8') [...] the city Tillê rebelled [... a garrison at ...] they stationed. At the city Kaḫat they stationed [a garrison ...]. Setting out from Nineveh the River [Tigris I crossed, I conquered the city ... I carried off] their booty, possessions, oxen, sheep, [...] they pursued him. [I massacred] many of them. [...] brought back

9'9'

[... ú]-se-li-ú a-na URU.ka-ḫa-at ú-se-[li-ú ...]

10'10'

[...] x -tu URU.ni-nu-a at-tu-muš ÍD [...]

11'11'

[... šal]-la-su-nu NÍG.ŠU.MEŠ-šú-nu GU₄.MEŠ-šú-nu UDU.ṣe-[ni-šú-nu ...]

12'12'

[...]-li? ar-ki-šú ir-ta-ṭu GAZ.MEŠ [...]

13'13'

[...] ú-te₉-ru-ni [...]

Lacuna


Based on A. Kirk Grayson, Assyrian Rulers of the Early First Millennium BC I (1114-859 BC) (RIMA 2), Toronto, 1991. Adapted by Jamie Novotny (2015-16) and lemmatized and updated by Nathan Morello (2016-17) for the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation-funded OIMEA Project at the Historisches Seminar - Abteilung Alte Geschichte of Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München. The annotated edition is released under the Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike license 3.0. Please cite this page as http://oracc.org/riao/Q004476/.