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cuneiform signlist, part9.
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The modern order is based (from left to right) on the sequence:

The sign list contains at least three items:
--a number from Borger's book `Assyrische-babylonische Zeichenliste'
--the cuneiform sign in New Assyrian orthography
--the name of the sign or one of its values.

signs with initial up to

The top horizontal stroke is drawn first. Note that often (e.g. in New Assyrian litterature texts) the top stroke is a lot fatter than the other horizontals. The last vertical stroke is also drawn thicker.

 

 


296 GIsh
  • phonetic: is/S/z, e/s/S/z
  • phonetic, new: gish
  • phonetic, Ass. new: nsh
  • logograms: GIsh
  • determinative: GIsh before wooden items and tree names (see examples)

 

 


296 GU4
  • phonetic: (gu4)
  • logograms: GU4, GUD
  • determinative: GU4 before cattle names (see examples)

 

 


298 AL
  • phonetic: al
  • examples in New Assyrian orthography: al

 

 


306 UB
  • phonetic: ub/p
  • phonetic, new: r
  • logograms:
  • examples in New Assyrian orthography: up

 

 


308 E
  • phonetic: e,'e
  • examples in New Assyrian orthography:
  • e e

 


309 DUG
  • phonetic, new: dug/k/q, lud/t/T, tk/q
  • logograms:
  • determinative: DUG before pottery and items made from clay (see examples)
  • examples in New Assyrian orthography: lud

 

 


310 GURUN
  • logograms: GURUN, UG

 

 


312 UN
  • phonetic: un
  • logograms: KALAM

 

 


313 KID, LL
  • phonetic: l
  • phonetic, new: kid/t/T, git, qid/t, sah, shh, suh4, sh
  • examples in New Assyrian orthography:
  • ll ll

 


314-1 shID
  • phonetic, new: shid/t/T, sd/t, lag/k/q
  • logograms:
  • examples in New Assyrian orthography: shid mes

 

 


314-2 RID
  • phonetic, new: rid/t/T, mis/S, mish, msh
  • logograms:

 

 


318 , SAM, shAM
  • phonetic: , 'u&aucute, sham
  • phonetic, new: sam
  • logograms:
  • determinative: before plant names (see examples)
  • examples in New Assyrian orthography:

 

 


319 GA
  • phonetic: ga
  • phonetic, mostly old: q
  • phonetic, old: k
  • logograms: GA

 

 


320 L
  • phonetic: l, la
  • logograms:

 

 


321 LUH
  • phonetic: luh, lh
  • phonetic, new: h, rah, rih
  • logograms:

 

 


322 KAL
  • phonetic: kal, dan, tan, lab/p
  • phonetic, new: lb/p, rib/p
  • logograms: KALAG, GURUsh
  • examples in New Assyrian orthography: kal

 

 


323 ALAD
  • logograms: ALAD

 

 


324 , BIT
  • phonetic: ()
  • phonetic, new: bit/T, pid/t/T
  • logograms:
  • determinative: before buildings and temples names (see examples)
  • examples in New Assyrian orthography:

 

 


325 NIR
  • phonetic: nir
  • phonetic, new: nr
  • examples in New Assyrian orthography: nir, nr nir, nr