Names

  • Tiglath-pileser I 15

Numbers

  • Q005940
  • Tiglath-pileser I 15

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  • rock face
  • Middle Assyrian
  • Written ca. 1114-1076
  • Tigris Tunnel
  • Royal Inscription
  • Tiglath-pileser I

Tiglath-pileser I 15

Obverse
11

ina re-ṣu-te šá -šur

(1) With the aid of the gods Aššur, Šamaš, (and) Adad, the great gods, my lords, I, Tiglath-pileser, king of Assyria, son of Aššur-rēša-iši (I), king of Assyria, son of Mutakkil-Nusku, (who was) also king of Assyria, (I) the conqueror from the Great Sea of the land Amurru and the sea of the land(s) Nairi, marched thrice to the land(s) Nairi.

22

dUTU dIŠKUR DINGIR.MEŠ

33

GAL.MEŠ EN.MEŠ-a

44

ana-ku mtukul-ti-A-é-šár-ra

55

MAN KUR A m-SAG-i-ši

66

MAN KUR A mmu-tàk-kil-dnusku

77

MAN KUR -ma ka-šid -[tu?]

88

tam-di-GAL-te šá KUR.a-mur-ri

99

u tam-di šá KUR na-i-ri

1010

3-šú ana KUR na-i-ri DU


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/Q005940/.