Ningal


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Noun1.Ningal - (Akkadian) a goddess; wife of the Moon god Sin
Mesopotamia - the land between the Tigris and Euphrates; site of several ancient civilizations; part of what is now known as Iraq
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As far back as 1981 he had been awarded the Prix Medicis for his novel Le jour de la comtesse, and in 1985 his Ningal earned the Grand Prix de la Traduction Halperine-Kanisky.
su-um-sa, "The first-born of Ningal, her strength let me extol, her name
Otherwise she would have learned that most of the broken stela was found in pieces near its base in the Dublalmakh court, (2) that the block with two entwined wrestlers (who cannot be one figure bathing (3)) was found in the Kassite Ningal temple on the ziggurat terrace, (4) that the intentionally ambiguous terms "good" and "poor" face describe the present condition of the fragments, a condition due to the original character of the stone, (5) not to weathering.