Names

  • Adad-nerari III 2012

Numbers

  • Q004792
  • Adad-nerari III 2012

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  • Neo-Assyrian
  • Written ca. 810-783
  • Qalat Sherqat (Assur)
  • Royal Inscription
  • Adad-nerari III

Adad-nerari III 2012

Obverse
Lacuna
1'1'

.GAL um-ma-a-ni.MEŠ DAGAL?-[šu ...]

(1') chief of the extensive army:

2'2'

ina u₄-me-šu-ma ina qa-ni URU.bal-til.KI

(2') At that time I built a city on the border of the city Baltil (Aššur), by Mount Ebiḫ on the bank of the Tigris, and surrounded it entirely (with a wall). I completed its construction from top to bottom. The name of this city I called Šarru-iddina.

3'3'

ina a-ḫat KUR.e-bi-iḫ ina ÍD.IDIGNA

4'4'

URU --ma a-na si-ḫír-te-šú al-mi

5'5'

TA -še-e-šú a-di ga-ba-an-dib-ba-e-šú

6'6'

ár-ṣip ú-šak-lil

7'7'

ù MU URU šu-a-tu

8'8'

mLUGAL-SUM.NA MU-šu ab-bi

9'9'

NA₄.na-ra-a-a al-ṭu-ur

(9') I wrote my monumental inscription and thus established my name for eternity. May those who come after see this monumental inscription of mine. May they heed my name and [...]

10'10'

ù MU a-na da-riš

11'11'

al-ta-kan

12'12'

EGIR-ú NA₄.NA..A-a

13'13'

an-na-a IGI.-šu

14'14'

šu-mi li-ʾi-du-ma

15'15'

[x x] ú-[...]


Based on A. Kirk Grayson, Assyrian Rulers of the Early First Millennium BC II (858-745 BC) (RIMA 3), Toronto, 1996. Adapted by Jamie Novotny (2016) and lemmatized and updated by Nathan Morello (2016) for the Munich Open-access Cuneiform Corpus Initiative (MOCCI), a corpus-building initiative funded by LMU Munich and the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (through the establishment of the Alexander von Humboldt Chair for Ancient History of the Near and Middle East) and based 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/Q004792/.