A Late Piece of Constructed Mythology Relevant to the Neo-Assyrian and Middle Assyrian Coronation Hymn and Prayer (1.146)
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Subject: Canonical Compositions from the Biblical World; Akkadian Canonical Compositions; Royal Focus; Royal Hymns

A Late Piece of Constructed Mythology Relevant to the Neo-Assyrian and Middle Assyrian Coronation Hymn and Prayer (1.146)

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[…] … […

Their faces were turned away […

Bēlet-ilī, their lady, was frightened by their silence;

she spoke out to Ea, the exorcist:

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“The toil of the gods has become wearisome to them!

… […]. belt. […]

Their faces are turned away, and enmity has broken out!

Let us create a figure of clay …

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Livingstone, Alasdair, “A Late Piece of Constructed Mythology Relevant to the Neo-Assyrian and Middle Assyrian Coronation Hymn and Prayer (1.146)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 19 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_1_146>



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