See also: -𒉡
Assyrian cuneiform U12261 MesZL 112.svg
𒉡 U+12261, 𒉡
CUNEIFORM SIGN NU
𒉠
[U+12260]
Cuneiform 𒉢
[U+12262]

TranslingualEdit

Cuneiform signEdit

𒉡 Sign Number
MZL 112
Deimel 75
HZL 11

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 𒉡
Sumerograms NU
Phonetic values nu

EtymologyEdit

Orthographic borrowing from Sumerian 𒉡 (nu, not).

LogogramEdit

𒉡 (NU)

  1. Sumerogram of (not)
  2. Sumerogram of ul (not)

SumerianEdit

PrefixEdit

𒉡 (nu /nu-/)

  1. not, no
    𒃻𒈾𒈨𒉡𒈬𒁕𒀀𒌇
    nig̃₂ na-me nu-mu-da-a-tuku
    /nig name numu'dâtuku/
    I owe you nothing
    (literally, “you don't have anything with me”)

VerbEdit

𒉡 (nu)

  1. to be not, no
    𒁮𒈬𒉡dam-g̃u₁₀ nu /dam-g̃u nu/ ― She's not my wife.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 𒉡 (nu)” in ePSD2
  • Jagersma, Bram (2010) A Descriptive Grammar of Sumerian[1] (doctoral thesis), page 551