𒈬

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Unicode name CUNEIFORM SIGN MU
Codepoint U+1222C

Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

𒈬 Cuneiform sign MU

  • Borger (2003): 98
  • Borger (1981):
  • HZL: 17
phonetic values
  • Sumerian: MU
  • Akkadian: mu
  • Hittite:

References[edit]

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Wikipedia

  • R. Borger, Assyrisch-Babylonische Zeichenliste, 2nd ed., Neukirchen-Vluyn (1981)
  • R. Borger, Mesopotamisches Zeichenlexikon, Münster (2003).
  • Chr. Rüster, E. Neu, Hethitisches Zeichenlexikon (HZL), Wiesbaden (1989)

Akkadian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *šim- (name).

Noun[edit]

𒈬 (šumu, šemu, šu'u) [MU]

  1. name
  2. good name, repute, fame

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Semitic. Cognate with Arabic سنة (sána), Hebrew שָׁנָה (šānâ), Classical Syriac ܫܢܬܐ (ša(n)tā(ʾ), šattā), Ugaritic 𐎌𐎐𐎚 (šnt).

Noun[edit]

𒈬 (šattu) [MU]

  1. year

Etymology 3[edit]

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Noun[edit]

𒈬 (nīšu) [MU]

  1. life

Etymology 4[edit]

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Noun[edit]

𒈬 (zikru) [MU]

  1. name

References[edit]