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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In the seventh kirugu Ningal laments the destroyed city before Nanna, in the eighth kirugu Ningal is beseeched to return to her city.
A <<terra>> escureceu, esta cheia de sombra, o crepusculo faz brotar a sua luz (difusa) Utu foi de cabeca erguida para a sua mae, Ningal.
Oppenheim (1954) que encontro indicios solidos de estas navegaciones mesopotamicas por el Golfo Persico en los archivos del templo de la diosa Ningal, en el que se localizaron ofrendas interpretadas como exvotos de los marinos al regreso de sus travesias en accion de gracias por su proteccion.
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.