Urnamma of Ur in Sumerian Literary Tradition
This book presents new standard editions of all the hitherto known hymns of Urnamma, the founder of the Third Dynasty of Ur (fl. 2100 B.C.), and adds new perspectives to the composition and development of the genre of Sumerian royal hymns in general. The first chapter is introductory in nature. The second chapter presents a general survey of Urnamma's hymnic corpus. The third chapter deals with correlations of Urnamma's hymns with other textual sources pertaining to him. A fourth chapter is devoted to aspects of continuity and change in royal hymnography by analysing the Urnamma hymns in relation to other royal hymns and related genres. Chapter 5 presents editions of Urnamma hymns,
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A GENERAL SURVEY OF THE URNAMMA HYMNS
ON THE HISTORICAL CORRELATIONS OF THE URNAMMA
Is Urnamma C a Chronological Summary of His Reign?
EDITIONS OF URNAMMA AH
A LEXICAL INDEX OF URNAMMA COMPOSITIONS
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Akkad an-na Attinger b a 1 b a BiOr broken Cadaster canal commentary composition CRRAI Curse of Agade divine dumu Dumuzi dun.g dur-dnamma-ke4 Ekisnugal Ekur enim Enki Enlil Eobv Eridu extispicy gal2 Gilgames gods Gudea Hallo ibid idem Inana Isin Isin-Larsa Ismedagan kalam-ma ki-en-gi king kingship Klein Kramer kur-ra Lagas land Lipitestar literary lord lugal Lugalbanda Nanna netherworld nig2 Ninlil Ninsumun Nippur non-standard obscure Old Babylonian perhaps praise previous literature references RIME Romer royal hymns royal inscriptions Sb2 rev Seiten shepherd Urnamma sipa sipa zi sirnamsub Stat statue and stela Steible stela Studies Sjoberg Sulgi Sumer and Akkad Sumerian Susa Susa version Susu'en tablet temple Tinney topoi topos tuku Ur III ur-dnamma Urnamma D Urnamma F Urnamma hymns Uruk Wilcke za-gin3