𒁈

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Assyrian cuneiform U12048 MesZL 554.svg
𒁈 U+12048, 𒁈
CUNEIFORM SIGN BARA2
𒁇
[U+12047]
Cuneiform 𒁉
[U+12049]

Translingual[edit]

Cuneiform sign[edit]

𒁈 Sign Number
MZL 554
Deimel 344
HZL 235

References[edit]

  • R. Borger, Mesopotamisches Zeichenlexikon (MZL), Münster (2003)
  • A. Deimel, Šumerisches Lexikon (Deimel), Rome (1947)
  • Chr. Rüster, E. Neu, Hethitisches Zeichenlexikon (HZL), Wiesbaden (1989)

Akkadian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Orthographic borrowing from Sumerian 𒁈 (barag, sanctum).

Sign values[edit]

Sign 𒁈
Sumerograms BARAG, BARA₂
Phonetic values

Logogram[edit]

𒁈 (BARAG, BARA₂)

  1. Sumerogram of parakkum (sanctuary)
  2. Sumerogram of šarrum (king)

Sumerian[edit]

Noun[edit]

𒁈 (bara₂, barag /barag/)

  1. the curtain of separation around the area reserved to the king and royal family or to a deity in a temple
    1. sanctum, dais, throne
    2. sovereign, ruler, king
  2. a package made with sackcloth

References[edit]