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abzu ama-a-a an-ki An-na An-na-ge Anunna attributes AUTOGRAPH TEXT ba-gar-ra Babylonian religion be-lum begotten Bezold Bur-Sin Christ commands Creation-Story dA-nim dA-nun-na-ki Dangin dEn-lil dEn-lil-ld dGisdar dingir ditto i.e. dNIN-IB dNin-subur dumu Dungi dUtu dXIX-IB Ekur emendation enemies Enlil epoch Enlil period Erech Eridu ES-BAR fasc father gods greatly powerful Gudea gul-gul heaven and earth hence hero Hilprecht hostile land hymn inscriptions Ishtar Jensen kalam kalam-ma ki-bal Library of Nippur lightning likewise Lord NIN-IB lugal lugal-mu macrocosm Marduk mayest thou me-en mighty mu-lu Neo-Babylonian ner-gdl Nergal Ninlil Ninrag note 17 Obverse OBVERSE AND REVERSE passim phonetic writing Photographic reproduction planets prayer prehistoric prince proper name reading restore role Semitic Semitic translation seven Shamash si(g signification storm Sumerian religion Tablet Hill Temple Library thou art Thureau-Dangin unto ur-sag variant wife XXIV Zimmern zodiac
Page 64 - The day is thine, the night also is thine: thou hast prepared the light and the sun. Thou hast set all the borders of the earth: thou hast made summer and winter.
Page 64 - Thou didst divide the sea by thy strength: thou brakest the heads of the dragons in the waters. Thou brakest the heads of Leviathan in pieces, and gavest him to be meat to the people inhabiting the wilderness.
Page 64 - Art thou not it that cut Rahab in pieces, That pierced the dragon ? Art thou not it which dried up the sea, The waters of the great deep ; That made the depths of the sea A way for the redeemed to pass over?
Page 36 - Hear this, you foolish and senseless people, who have eyes but do not see, who have ears but do not hear: Should you not fear me?
Page 64 - Art thou not it which dried up the sea, The waters of the great deep ; That made the depths of the sea a way For the redeemed to pass over ? 11.
Page ii - The Editor determines the material to constitute a volume and reports to the Committee of Publication on the general merits of the manuscript and autograph plates submitted for publication ; but the Editor is not responsible for the views expressed by the writer.
Page 85 - X thickness. Whenever the tablet (or fragment) varies in size, the largest measurement is given.
Page 21 - ... beasts of the field, the fowls of heaven and the fishes of the sea.
Page 85 - NAM-SAB-a ab-zi(g)-zi(g} = e-ri-ba i-di-ik-ki. Notice here the contrast in the nature of NIN-IB: he chases away or frightens, but also takes care! III. DESCRIPTION OF TABLETS. ABBREVIATIONS. CBM, Catalogue of the Babylonian Museum, University of Pennsylvania, prepared by Professor HV Hilprecht; cf., confer; col(s)., column(s); Exp., Expedition; f., following page; if., following pages; fragm(s)., fragment(s); inscr., inscription; 1 , line; 11., lines; LE, Left Edge; Lo.