Translations
Main home page   Amazon UK Store Amazon COM Store  
Translations Languages Language issues Writing Chronology Patriarchs Exodus Judges Google+1 Site access Mobile apps Resources Site map

p. Chester Beatty Song Cycle 3 love poem 1

 TranslationTransliteration
1. So bring it
to the house
of the sister
xr msi.k sw
r pr
n snt
2. you'll blow/pleasure/waft
to her door/entrance
xnm.k
r tAy.st rr
3. she'll make lifted up
her gate (? or something else related to an entrance - determinative indicates part of a structure)
iry.tw sqi
pAy.st xra
4. cutting it
her mistress
sTf sw
tAy.s nbt
5. Equip her
with songs
dance
apr st
m Hs(w)t
xbt
6. wine
ale
in its shade
irpw
Dsrw
<m> Swt.st
7. you'll
make disordered/crumpled
her reservation (unknown perhaps related to sgrH make peaceful - others have thought passions or senses)
iry.k txtx
nAy.st SrgH
8. fulfil/complete/bring to an end it
in her night
mnq.k st
m pAy.st grH
9. So she says to you
Let me come
into your embrace
xr Dd.st n.k
imi wi
m qn.k
10. dawn
we'll be
in the like manner
HD-tA
iw.n
m-mitt
Translations