Assyrian cuneiform U121A0 MesZL 737.svg
𒆠 U+121A0, 𒆠
CUNEIFORM SIGN KI
𒆟
[U+1219F]
Cuneiform 𒆡
[U+121A1]

TranslingualEdit

 
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Cuneiform signEdit

𒆠 Sign Number
MZL 737
Deimel 461
HZL 313
Components
𒄭, 𒍦

Derived signsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

AkkadianEdit

Sign valuesEdit

Sign 𒆠
Sumerograms KI
Phonetic values ke/qe₂, ki/qi₂

EtymologyEdit

Orthographic borrowing from Sumerian 𒆠 (ki, earth, land).

LogogramEdit

𒆠 (KI)

  1. Sumerogram of ašrum (place, site)
  2. (rare) Sumerogram of itti (with (someone), literally at (someone)'s place)
  3. Sumerogram of erṣetum (earth, land)
  4. Sumerogram of qaqqarum (earth, territory)
  5. Sumerogram of šaplûm (lower)

DeterminativeEdit

𒆠 (KI)

  1. used after geographical and place names.

SumerianEdit

NounEdit

𒆠 (ki)

  1. place
    𒆠𒂷ki-g̃a₂ /kig̃â/ ― at mine (literally, “at my place”)
  2. ground, earth
  3. the netherworld
  4. (relative pronoun) where
  5. state, country
    𒆠𒉢𒁓𒆷𒆠ki Lagaški /ki Lagaš/ ― the state of Lagaš

Related termsEdit

DeterminativeEdit

𒆠 (ki)

  1. used after geographical and place names.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit