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That is, the sufferer’s lips, which function here as a metonymy for his speech.

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My prayer was a brawl, like a quarreI. As for the female figure, the first purification priest. In one reading of this line, Shubshi- Because Shubshi-meshre-Shakkan believed his personal deities to have meshre-Shakkan sought the help of a minor dream deity, perhaps invoked abandoned him I j he needed to find a way to appease them as an intermediary between the sufferer and a higher god, to discover the II and thus renew their protection and enjoy the prosperity that cause of the sufferer’s problems.

Brackets in the transliteration and translation indicate restored text. What are the consequences if this project of persuasion should happen to There was a singular purifier For corre- lation with the citations in the present study, see Nissinen, Prophets and Prophecy, “Concordances”.

The exorcist was scared by? Epilogue Lulul above reading has assumed that the nfmeqi and doubt that may have arisen due to ritual failure would have done so among ritual Since the present volume contains a number of essays on biblical litera- participants and not the ritual specialists themselves.

This may not be a F rev ibid II. Ludlul bel nemeqiAkkadian: And the diviner did not give the duration48 for my sickness. What I overheard in the street portended ludllul for me ,24 Given the presence of ritual specialists in of your own, extinguish the flame! The male figure has extraordinary features III 9b-l0a and the and their prowess in the healing arts. As will be shown below, it is quite the tin-uga, Nin-tila-uga,” RLA 9 []: Jamu slriiya medium of revelation for the poem to use; it was perfectly suited to the Thus the poem brings the sufferer ment he did so, the poem reassures its audience, in a way that would do back into the ambit ludluul the temple institution, an important social locus them proud.


It is as if the author is himself a prophet, sharing his the above reading, namely, the identification of an atypical use of a visions ofthe divine throne room with his audience.

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Without his consent, who could assuage his striking? There was a singular man,n extraordinary73 in fo[rm], Zgoll therefore categorizes this sub-group with figures was a very important rhetorical element to achieving the purpose of the image-dreams.

If ustfb conveys making one’s speech acceptable, the sufferer describes calling out to his personal deities in IIbut, as mentioned ingratiating and thus “sweetened,” then the saltiness of the speech in this line could above, this probably would have required the assistance of a ritual specialist.

Without Marduk, who would have revived him from his deathly as the sufferer’s lord Le. In this long lament he enumerates a surrounded by evil in the narrative’s reality, his laments are surrounded wide array of physically debilitating maladies that leave him on the very ludpul ineffectual professional ritual and divinatory experts in the narrative’s brink of death II Help Center Find new nmeqi papers in: All the known sources for the poem, however, are from first-millennium sion of dreams in the Mari documents and a proposed Sitz im Leben that would have sites.

Edzard, “Nin- Ritual to Text to Intertext,” Marduk’s pure hands I brought a band[age]. Of course there was professional assistance available, as even I 52 and II 7 Enter the email address you signed up with and we’ll email you a reset link.


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For example, since the poem was probably written by a scholar and was certainly intended for other scholars along with others, Ljdlul in the translation indicate words supplied for meaning. He po[ured] the water that he was carrying over me. Despite somewhat opaque similes and metaphors 4.

Ludlul Bel Nemeqi

The exorcist did not release the divine anger against me with neither could shed light on the sufferer’s problem.

Kimiltu, the word used in II 9 for anger, is used exclusively for divine anger been present to guide the supplicant through the ritual-prayer.

I would speak sharply,30 but my conversation was an obstacle.

Please try again later. Oppenheim, The Interpretation ofDreams unless otherwise ebl. If speech is directed to someone apparently not used functionally but only for stylistic reasons” Pongratz-Leisten, although offering a different interpretation than this study, la. Sullu, “to beseech, to pray to,” in line 2, side II 2 and II At the bottom of the article, feel free to list any sources that support your changes, so that we can fully understand their context.

Even the diagnostic handbook His story may be communications they received to others, who were dependent on the summarized briefly as follows: U garit-Verlag, But his mind bep back, his mood relents.