Shuashi Re'i - Marduk Gate

Shuashu Re'i
Its Lord Is Shepherd

Quarters
Kullah and part of Newtown

Streets
Marduk Re'i Matishu - Marduk Is The Shepherd Of His Land
Ishemme She'ashu - He Hears His Seeker
Ishemmu Ana Ruqa - He Listens To The Distant

Part of the Canal Libil Hengalla May It Bring Abundance! (Eastern Canal)

Marduk
Amar.utu Bull-calf Of The Sun

City
Babylon

Symbols
Marru - Spade or Hoe
Mushhushshu - Snake-Dragon

Character
Kingship, Magic and Wisdom, Water and Vegetation, Judgement

Identified with - Asalluhi (=Asarluhi)

Partner - Sarpanitum
(sometimes also Nanaya)

Number
50 (also 10)

Famous worshippers
Hammurapi, Nabu-kudurri-usur (=Nebuchadnezzar)

Temples
Marduk and Sarpanitum

e2.sag.il2 House Whose Top Is High
Temple of Marduk in Babylon - the center of Babylon (967)Esagil is also called es3.gu2.zi House Whose Neck Is Raised Up (274)

e2.te.me.en.an.ki House, Foundation Platform of Heaven and Underworld
Etemenanki, the Ziggurat of Marduk at Babylon (1088)

e2.siskur2 House Of The Sacrifice
The Akitu-temple to the north of Babylon (993)

e2.e$3.er2.ke4
(Name possibly a corruption of e2.$e.ri.ga, "House Which Gleans Barley," a temple of Shidada)
Sanctuary of Marduk in Sippar-Aruru (269)

e2.zi.da True House
Temple of Marduk at Borsippa (1236). Marduk was here identified with Nabu.

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