Names

  • Adad-nerari III 2018 add

Numbers

  • Q009276
  • Adad-nerari III 2018 add

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  • stele
  • Neo-Assyrian
  • Written ca. 810-783
  • Tell Shekh Hamad (Dur-Katlimmu)
  • Royal Inscription
  • Adad-nerari III

Adad-nerari III 2018 add

Obverse
beginning lost
1'1'

a-šib URU.BÀD-duk-[1.LIM ki-iṣ-ṣi]

(1') (To the god Salmānu) who resides in Dūr-Kat[limmu, the] holy [shrine], his beloved abode, the great lord, his lord.

2'2'

šu-bat na-ra-me-šú EN GAL EN-šú

3'3'

mdIGI.DU-KAM [GAR].KUR KUR.ra-[ṣa-pi]

(3') Nergal-ēresˇ,[gover]nor of the country of R[asappa],the city of [Nēmed-Issār (and) the city of Apk]u,

4'4'

URU.ne-[med-d15 URU.ap]-ku

5'5'

nam-ṣa-ru [].GI ú-še-piš-ma

(5') had a gol[den sw]ord made and made and presented an image of Adad-nērārī III, king of Assyria, his lord, to the god Salmānu!! (Text: Adad Adad-nērārī, king of Assyria), his lord, who protects the throne of his priesthood,

6'6'

ALAM m10-ERIM.TÁḪ MAN KUR -šur EN-šú

7'7'

ana d10! <<m10-ERIM.TÁḪ MAN KUR -šur>> EN-šú

8'8'

PAP-ir GIŠ..TE SANGA-ti-šú

9'9'

GIŠ.GIDRU mur-te-ʾa-at

(9') to give into his hands the sceptre that shepherds the people, for the wellbeing of his seed, the wellbeing of the people of Assyria and the wellbeing of Assyria, to scatter his adversaries, to destroy his fierce foes, to subdue his enemy princes.

10'10'

UN.MEŠ šu-ut-mu-ḫi ŠU.II-šú

11'11'

SILIM NUMUN-šú <<SI>> SILIM UN! KUR -šur

12'12'

u SILIM KUR -šur za-ʾi-ri-šú ana MAR-e

13'13'

áš-ṭu-ti-šú a-na ZÁḪ.MEŠ

14'14'

mil-ki KÚR.MEŠ-šú ana GÌR.II.MEŠ-šú

15'15'

šuk-nu-še --ma i-qiš

16'16'

šá NU šú-a- TA* IGI

(16') Whoever discards this image from the presence of Salmānu (or) puts it into another place, whether he throws it into water or covers it with earth or brings and places (it) into a taboo house where it is inaccessible,

17'17'

dsál-ma-nu ŠUB ana KI MAN-ma GAR-nu

18'18'

lu-u ina A.MEŠ ŠUB-ú lu-u

19'19'

ina SAḪAR.ḪI.A i-kát-ta-mu

20'20'

lu-u ina É AZAG a-šar

21'21'

la-ma-a-ri ú-še-ra-bu-ma GAR-nu

22'22'

dsál-ma-nu EN GAL-u

(22') may the god Salmānu, the great lord, overthrow his sovereignty; may his name (and) his seed disappear in the land; may he live in a contingent together with the slave women of his land.

23'23'

LUGAL-su lis-kip MU-šú NUMUN-šú

24'24'

ina KUR li-ḫal-liq it-ti

25'25'

GÉME KUR-šú ina mi-nu-ti lu-ši-ib


Based on K. Radner, "The Stele of Adad-nērāri III and Nergal-ēreš from Dūr-Katlimmu (Tell Šaiḫ Ḥamad)," AoF 39 (2012) pp. 265-277. Adapted and lemmatized by Nathan Morello (2020) 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/Q004797/.