𒁹

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Assyrian cuneiform U12079 MesZL 748 and MesZL 749.svg
𒁹 U+12079, 𒁹
CUNEIFORM SIGN DISH
𒁸
[U+12078]
Cuneiform 𒁺
[U+1207A]

Translingual[edit]

Cuneiform sign[edit]

𒁹 Sign Number
MZL 748
Deimel 480
HZL 356

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]

Sign values[edit]

Sign 𒁹
Sumerograms 1, DIŠ
Phonetic values diš/ṭiš

Etymology[edit]

Orthographic borrowing from Sumerian 𒁹 (diš, one).

Logogram[edit]

𒁹 (DIŠ, 1)

  1. Sumerogram of ištēn (one)

Determinative[edit]

𒁹 (DIŠ, diš, I,m, p)

  1. used before (mainly) masculine personal names.
  2. marker for beginning sentences and paragraphs.
  3. repetition marker.

Sumerian[edit]

Sumerian numbers (edit)
10
1 2  →  10  → 
    Cardinal: 𒁹 (diš)

Etymology 1[edit]

Numeral[edit]

𒁹 (diš)

  1. one, 1

See also[edit]

  • 𒀸 (, single)
  • 𒐕 (g̃eš₂ /g̃ešd/, sixty, 60)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

𒁹 (santak₄, sag̃tak₄ /sag̃tak/)

  1. (mathematics) triangle
    Synonym: 𒊕𒆕 (sag̃-du₃ /sag̃du/)
  2. wedge (of a cuneiform sign)
Descendants[edit]
  • Akkadian: 𒁹 (santakkum)

Etymology 3[edit]

Determinative[edit]

𒁹 (diš, I,m, p)

  1. used before (mainly) masculine personal names.
  2. marker for beginning sentences and paragraphs.
  3. repetition marker.

References[edit]

  • Jagersma, Bram (2010) A Descriptive Grammar of Sumerian[1] (doctoral thesis), page 242
  • 𒁹 (diš)” in ePSD2
  • 𒁹 (sag̃tak)” in ePSD2