Ur III (c. 2200-2000 BC)



Ur III catalogue at Yale (Y1)
Ur III catalogue from Nibru (N1)

Divine hymns

A hymn to Inana
A hymn to Nanna (?)
A hymn to Nisaba (Nisaba A) (All attestations ...)
A hymn to Nisaba (Nisaba C)
A hymn to a deity (All attestations ...)
A lament of Ninimma (Ninimma B)

Divine narratives

A cosmogonic fragment (from incantation?)
Ni 13212 (Untitled composition)
Ni 13223 (Untitled composition)
Ni 13240 (Untitled composition)
Ni 4177+ (Untitled composition)
Ni 4183 (Untitled composition)
Ni 4186 (Untitled composition)
Ni 4189 (Untitled composition)
The fields of Ninurta (All attestations ...)

Heroic narratives

A Gilgameš fragment
A fragment listing Gilgameš among deities
Lugalbanda in the mountain cave (All attestations ...)


Laws of Ur-Namma (All attestations ...)

Literary enumerations

Tribute list (All attestations ...)


A proverb (3N-T161)
A proverb (?) (Ni 4179+)
A proverb (?) (Ni 4185)
A proverb (P 374)
A proverb (P 376)

Royal hymns

A tigi to Enlil for Ur-Namma (Ur-Namma B) (All attestations ...)
A praise poem of Šulgi (All attestations ...)
A praise poem of Šulgi
A praise poem of Šulgi
A praise poem of Šulgi (Šulgi A) (All attestations ...)
A praise poem of Ur-Namma (Ur-Namma I)
A praise poem of an unidentified king

Royal narratives

ECTJ 219 (Untitled composition featuring Enna-Il)
Ni 2126+ etc. (Untitled composition)
The Sumerian king list (All attestations ...)
The building of Ninĝirsu's temple (Gudea, cylinders A and B)
The cursing of Agade (All attestations ...)

Temple hymns

A hymn (?) to the temple of Nisaba
The temple hymns (All attestations ...)


4N-T118 (Untitled composition)
Ni 13215 (Untitled composition)
Ni 13216 (Untitled composition)
Ni 13217 (Untitled composition)
Ni 13218 (Untitled composition)
Ni 13219 (Untitled composition)
Ni 13238 (Untitled composition)