§ 143

Law § 143 of Hammurabi's Code

Translation
If she has not been vigilant and goes out, squanders her estate, (and) treats her husband badly, that woman will be cast into the water.
Law Group

Cuneiform

Law § 143 - Cuneiform - Law Code of Hammurabi

Source: Bergmann (1953, p. 18, col. R VIII, lns. 6–12)

Transliteration

šum-ma la na-aṣ-ra-at-ma wa-ṣí-a-at bi-sà ú-sà-ap-pa-aḫ mu-sà ú-ša-am-ṭa MUNUS šu-a-ti a-na me-e i-na-ad-du-ú-ši

Source: Huehnergard (2011, p. 400)

Normalization

šumma lā naṣrat-ma waṣiat bīssa usappaḫ mussa ušamṭa, sinništam šuāti ana mê inaddûši.

Source: Huehnergard (2013, p. 106)

Translation

If she has not been vigilant and goes out, squanders her estate, (and) treats her husband badly, that woman will be cast into the water.

Source: Huehnergard (2013, p. 106)

Citation

Dedović, B. "§ 143 - eHammurabi." OMNIKA Foundation, 2 Nov. 2023, ehlaw.org/law/143. [Accessed 19 Apr. 2024]

MLA 9

Dedović, B. (2023, November 2). § 143 - eHammurabi. OMNIKA Foundation. https://ehlaw.org/law/143

APA 7

Dedović, Boban. "§ 143 - eHammurabi." Las Vegas, NV: OMNIKA Foundation. Created November 2, 2023. Modified March 29, 2024. Accessed April 19, 2024. https://ehlaw.org/law/143.

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Bibliography

Abulhab, Saad D. The Law Code of Hammurabi: Transliterated and Literally Translated from its Early Classical Arabic Language. New York, NY: Blautopf, 2017.

ACH

Bergmann, Eugen. Codex Ḫammurabi: Textus Primigenius. Rome, Italy: Pontificium Institutum Biblicum, 1953.

CHTP

Huehnergard, John. A Grammar of Akkadian (Third Edition). Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbrauns, 2011.

HAG3

Huehnergard, John. Key to a Grammar of Akkadian (Third Edition). Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbrauns, 2013.

HKEY3

OMNIKA Foundation Contributors. "OMNIKA: Digital Mythology Library & Search Engine." Las Vegas, NV: OMNIKA Foundation, accessed November 14, 2023. https://omnika.org. [Visit]

Richardson, Mervyn E.J. Hammurabi's Laws: Text, Translation and Glossary. New York, NY: T & T Clark International, 2004.

RHL

Sound of Text Contributors. "Sound of Text: AI Text-to-Speech." Accessed November 14, 2023. https://soundoftext.app. [Visit]

SoT

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