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Dumuzi and Ĝeštinanna
Dumuzi and Ĝeštinanna

Author(s): Anna Krisztina Pintér
Subject(s): Other Language Literature
Published by: Akadémiai Kiadó
Keywords: Dumuzi; descent to the netherworld; dying gods; word plays; graphic plays; Sumerian literature

Summary/Abstract: The present article contains the philological edition of the Old Babylonian Sumerian composition Dumuzi and Ĝeštinanna (UET 6, 11), a study of its literary characteristics, intertextual elements, allusions, and early hermeneutic techniques.

  • Issue Year: 75/2022
  • Issue No: 3
  • Page Range: 349-370
  • Page Count: 22
  • Language: English