Names

  • Sîn-šarru-iškun 12

Numbers

  • Q003873
  • Sîn-šarru-iškun 12

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Details

  • block
  • Neo-Assyrian
  • Written ca. ca. 626-612
  • Qalat Sherqat (Assur)
  • Royal Inscription
  • Sîn-šarru-iškun

Sîn-šarru-iškun 12

Obverse
11

a-na-ku md30-LUGAL--kun

(1) I, Sîn-šarra-iškun, great king, strong king, king of the world, king of Assyria; son of Ashurbanipal, king of the world, king of Assyri[a]; son of Esarhaddon, king of the world, king of Ass[yria]; (5) son of Sennacherib, king of the world, king of Assyria; [de]s[cenda]nt of Sargon (II), king of the world, king of Assyria, [governor of B]abylon, king of the land of Sumer and Akkad:

22

MAN GAL MAN KAL MAN ŠÚ MAN KUR -šur.KI

33

A m-šur--A MAN ŠÚ MAN KUR -šur.[KI]

44

A m-šur-PAP- MAN ŠÚ MAN KUR -šur.KI

55

A m30-PAP.MEŠ-SU MAN ŠÚ MAN KUR

66

ŠÀ.[BAL].BAL mLUGAL-GI.NA MAN ŠÚ MAN KUR

77

[GÌR.NÍTA] .DINGIR.KI MAN KUR EME.GI₇ u URI.KI

88

ina [SAG] LUGAL-ti-ia šá AN.ŠÁR dEN? dMUATI

(8) At [the beginning of] my [king]ship, when the deities Aššur, Bēl (Marduk), Nabû, (and) [Ištar] gladly placed me (10) on the th[rone of the fa]ther who had engendered me, in place of an empty lot I built (and) completed the temple of the god Nabû [that is] i[nsi]de Baltil (Aššur), which had not been created (lit: “born”) from distant days, from its foundations to its crenellations.

99

d[-tar?] ṭa-biš ú-še-šib-u-in-ni

1010

ina GIŠ.GU.[ZA] AD -ia É dAG [šá]

1111

-reb bal-til šá ul- UD.MEŠ .MEŠ

1212

la? ma?-al?-du ke?-e-mu-u ni-du-

1313

ul- UŠ₈-šú a-di gaba-dib-bi-šú ar-ṣip

1414

ú-šak-lil dAG dPAPNUN -reb-šú?

(14b) I made the god Nabû (and) the goddess Tašmētu enter inside it and made (them) dwell on (their) eternal da[i]s(es).

1515

ú-še-rib-ma ú-šar?-ma?-a

1616

pa-rak? da-ra-a-ti


Created by Jamie Novotny and Joshua Jeffers, 2015-22. Lemmatized by Jamie Novotny, 2018, 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/rinap/Q003873/.