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An Assurbanipal Prayer for Mullissu (1.144)
(520 words)

Subject: Canonical Compositions from the Biblical World; Akkadian Canonical Compositions; Royal Focus; Royal Hymns

An Assurbanipal Prayer for Mullissu (1.144)


[…] … […]

[…] she provides […]

[…] … she is in authority, does not … […]

[…], who grants scepter, throne, and a long reign,


[who makes] their offspring abundant, fashions totality,

[…]. at its mention the Igigi tremble.

[At its …] who made the Anunnaki tremble.

[Humanity], — mankind, the black-headed people, beseech you for their lives!

Merciful, sparing [sovereign], who …

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Livingstone, Alasdair, “An Assurbanipal Prayer for Mullissu (1.144)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 07 December 2021 <>

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