emegir [SUMERIAN] (N)

170 instances

emegir [SUMERIAN] N (170x) Old Akkadian, Lagash II, Ur III, Old Babylonian, Middle Babylonian, Neo-Assyrian, Neo-Babylonian, Hellenistic wr. eme-gi; eme-gir₁₅; gi "the Sumerian language; a kind of sheep"

[1] 𒅴𒄀 eme-gi
[2] 𒅴𒂠 eme-gir₁₅
[3] 𒄀 gi
+ --ra=r+a (1x/1%); --ra=r.a (44x/26%).
PC ED IIIa ED IIIb Ebla OAkk Lag II Ur III OB Post-OB (unknown)
[1] 1 72 3 1
[2] 15 26 11
[3] 41

29 distinct forms attested; click to view forms table.

Attested in the following periods:

Old Akkadian (15x/9%)

Lagash II (1x/1%)

Ur III (113x/66%)

Old Babylonian (29x/17%)

Middle Babylonian (1x/1%)

Neo-Assyrian (3x/2%)

Neo-Babylonian (7x/4%)

Hellenistic (1x/1%)

Senses:

Akk. šumeritum; šumerû.

Pronunciation Data

Continuation graphemes:

-ra=r+a; -ra=r.a.

Phrase Data

Bibliography

[2012] J. Cooper, RlA 13 294.

[1993] P. Steinkeller, Akkad FWE 112 n9.

Word ID: o0026899; Citation URL: http://oracc.org/epsd2/o0026899; version 2.5 (built 2021-12-21)