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Enuma Anu Enlil text


Lines 2 to 8 read:

2. If in Nisannu the sunrise (looks) sprinkled with blood and the light is cool: rebellion will not stop in the country, there will be devouring by Adad.

3. If in Nisannu the normal sunrise (looks) sprinkled with blood: battles

4. If in Nisannu the normal sunrise (looks) sprinkled with blood: there will be battles in the country.

5. If on the first day of Nisannu the sunrise (looks) sprinkled with blood: grain will vanish in the country, there will be hardship and human flesh will be eaten.

6. If on the first day of Nisannu the sunrise (looks) sprinkled with blood and the light is cool: the king will die and there will be mourning in the country.

7. If it becomes visible on the second day and the light is cool: the king's ... high official will die and mourning will not stop in the country.

8. If the sunrise (looks) sprinkled with blood on the third day: an eclipse will take place.

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