Embora o código de Urukagina seja anterior ao código de Ur-Nammu e de Hamurabi, o corpo de lei existente mais antigo é o de Ur-Nammu, fundador da. El Código de Ur-Nammu es un código de leyes fechado entre los años y a. C., durante el reinado de Ur-Nammu de Ur ( – a. C.), quien es.

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Code of Ur-Nammu The first known version of the code in its current location. There it lay, a sun-baked tablet, light brown in color, 20 cdigo 10 centimeters in size. His main achievement was state-building, and Ur-Nammu is chiefly remembered today for his legal codethe Code of Ur-Nammuthe oldest known surviving example in the world.

Istanbul Archaeology Museums Ni. Then did Ur-Nammu the mighty warrior, king of Ur, king of Sumer and Akkadby the might of Nannalord of the city, and in accordance with the true word of Utuestablish hammu in the land; he banished malediction, violence and strife, and set the monthly Temple expenses at 90 gur of barley, 30 sheep, and 30 sila of butter.

The son of a lu was called a dumu-nita until he marriedbecoming a “young man” gurus.

Codi d’Ur-Nammu

Hammu letter said that some years ago, in the course of his duties as curator in the Istanbul Museum, he had come upon two fragments of a tablet inscribed with Sumerian laws, had made a “join” of the two pieces, and had catalogued the resulting tablet as No.


However, murderrobberyadultery and rape were capital offenses. Views Read Edit View history.

He was succeeded by his son Shulgiafter an year reign. One year-name of his reign records the devastation of Gutium, while two years seem to commemorate his legal reforms: These fragments are held at the Istanbul Archaeological Museums.

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Ur Nammu was also responsible for ordering the construction of a number of stepped temples, called ziggurats, including the Great Ziggurat of Ur.

This page was last edited on 18 Octoberat The orphan was cocigo delivered up to the rich man; the widow was not delivered up to the mighty man; the man of one shekel was not delivered up to the man of one mina. After An and Enlil had turned over the Kingship of Ur to Nannaat that time did Ur-Nammu, son born of Ninsunfor his codkgo mother who bore him, in accordance with his principles of equity and truth The code reveals a glimpse at societal structure during the ” Sumerian Renaissance “.

Retrieved from ” https: The first copy of the code, in two fragments found at Nippurwas translated by Samuel Kramer in Under the remote supervision of Leonard Woolleyit was reconstructed by the Penn Museum. Views Read Edit View history.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Alulim Dumuzid the Shepherd En-men-dur-ana Ziusudra. He was eventually recognized as a significant regional ruler of Ur, Eriduand Uruk at a coronation in Nippurand is believed to have constructed buildings at Nippur, LarsaKishAdaband Umma.


Retrieved from ” https: The author who had the laws written onto cuneiform namm is still somewhat under dispute. Notable rulers of Sumer.

Code of Ur-Nammu

InJeanny Canby determined that it had been pieced back incorrectly. Sumerian rulers Ancient legislators 21st-century BC rulers Ur. Archived from the original on He was known for restoring the roads and general order after the Gutian period.

The prologue, typical of Mesopotamian law codes, invokes the deities for Ur-Nammu’s kingship, Nanna and Utu, and decrees “equity in the land”. His death on the battle-field against the Gutians after he had been abandoned by his army was commemorated in a long Sumerian poetic composition.

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Beneath the lugal “great man” or kingall members of society belonged to one of two basic strata: He fashioned the bronze sila-measure, standardized the one- mina weight, and standardized the stone weight of a shekel of silver in relation to one mina Among his military exploits were the conquest of Lagash and the defeat of his former masters at Uruk. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Law Codgio from Mesopotamia and Nwmmu Minorpp.