The Sumerian Kings List
Further analysis of sexagesimal terms and the gaps between them.
Presented by Bruce C. Friedman
7/14/03 modified: 7/29/03
See source link: http://www-etcsl.orient.ox.ac.uk/section2/tr211.htm
Analysis of gaps of reign years in lines 1-39:
In the city…
ERIDUG
King 001 ALULIM
Ruled: 28800 years
Sexagesimal notation of reign: 0, 8, 0, 0
GAP in length of next reign: POSITIVE 7200
(less reign years than Alaljar)
Sexagesimal notation of GAP: 0, 2, 0, 0
King 002 ALALJAR
Ruled: 36000 years
Sexagesimal notation of reign: 0, 10, 0, 0
GAP in length of next reign: POSITIVE 7200
(less reign years than En-men-lu-ana)
Sexagesimal notation of GAP: 0, 2, 0, 0
TWO KINGS [ABOVE] REIGNED FOR 64800 YEARS
ERIDUG FALLS; KINGSHIP TAKEN TO BAD-TIBIRA
BAD-TIBIRA
King 001 EN-MEN-LU-ANA
Ruled: 43200 years
Sexagesimal notation of reign: 0, 12, 0, 0
GAP in length of next reign: NEGATIVE 14400
(more reign years than En-men-gal-ana)
Sexagesimal notation of GAP: 0, 4, 0, 0
King 002 EN-MEN-GAL-ANA
Ruled: 28800 years
Sexagesimal notation of reign: 0, 8, 0, 0
GAP in length of next reign: POSITIVE 7200
(less reign years than Dumuzid, the Shepherd)
Sexagesimal notation of GAP: 0, 2, 0, 0
King 003 DUMUZID
Ruled: 36000 years
Sexagesimal notation of reign: 0, 10, 0, 0
GAP in length of next reign: NEGATIVE 7200
(more reign years than En-sipad-zid-ana)
Sexagesimal notation of GAP: 0, 2, 0, 0
THREE KINGS [ABOVE] REIGNED FOR 108000 YEARS
BAD-TIBIRA FALLS; KINGSHIP TAKEN TO LARAG
LARAG
King 001 EN-SIPAD-ZID-ANA
Ruled: 28800 years
Sexagesimal notation of reign: 0, 8, 0, 0
GAP in length of next reign: NEGATIVE 7800
(more reign years than En-men-dur-ana)
Sexagesimal notation of GAP: 0, 2, 10, 0
ONE KING [ABOVE] REIGNED FOR 28800 YEARS
LARAG FALLS; KINGSHIP TAKEN TO ZIMBIR
ZIMBIR
King 001 EN-MEN-DUR-ANA
Ruled: 21000 years
Sexagesimal notation of reign: 0, 5, 50, 0
GAP in length of next reign: NEGATIVE 2400
(more reign years than Ubara-tutu)
Sexagesimal notation of GAP: 0, 4, 0, 0
ONE KING [ABOVE] REIGNED FOR 21000 YEARS
ZIMBIR FALLS; KINGSHIP TAKEN TO CURRUPPAG
CURRUPPAG
King 001 UBARA-TUTU
Ruled: 18600 years
Sexagesimal notation of reign: 0, 5, 10, 0
GAP in length of next reign: NA NA
NA
Sexagesimal notation of GAP: NA
ONE KING [ABOVE] REIGNED FOR 18600 YEARS
FIVE CITIES; EIGHT KINGS REIGNS TOTAL 241,200 years
THEN THE FLOOD SWEPT OVER
(5)   (8)  
ANALYSIS CITY REIGNS TOTAL CITY/K# REIGNS
    E1 28800
    E2 36000
    B1 43200
E 64800 B2 28800
B 108000 B3 36000
L 28800 L1 28800
Z 21000 Z1 21000
C 18600 C1 18600
total: 241200 total: 241200
GAP ANALYSIS
(8)   (7)    
CITY/K# REIGNS GAPS  
E1 28800 7200 E2-E1 0, 2, 0, 0
E2 36000 7200 B1-E2 0, 2, 0, 0
B1 43200 -14400 B2-B1 - 0, 4, 0, 0
B2 28800 7200 B3-B2 0, 2, 0, 0
B3 36000 -7200 L1-B3 - 0, 2, 0, 0
L1 28800 -7800 Z1-L1 - 0, 2, 10, 0
Z1 21000 -2400 C1-Z1 - 0, 0, 40, 0
C1 18600    
       
sexagesimal TOTAL:          1, 7, 0, 0 sexagesimal TOTAL - 0, 2, 50, 0
total: 241200 total: All GAPS -10200
Sexagesimal Notation of Reigns by City: CITY [REIGN] GAPS
       
ERIDUG a 64800 0, 18,   0, 0 [b-a] 43200 0,  12,  0,  0
BAD-TIBIRA b 108000 0, 30,   0, 0 [c-b] -79200 -0,  22,  0,  0
LARAG c 28800 0,    8,   0, 0 [d-c] -7800 -0,  2,  10,  0
ZIMBIR d 21000 0,   5, 50, 0 [e-d] -2400 -0,  0,  40,  0
CURRUPPAG e 18600 0,   5, 10, 0   NA
       
sex. TOTAL 1,   7,   0, 0 sex. TOTAL -0,  12,  50,  0
ALL REIGNS TOTAL   241200 ALL CITIES TOTAL: -45200
further considerations: 7/29/03
absolute value of KINGS REIGN gaps absolute value of CITY REIGN gaps
7200 E2-E1 43200 b-a
7200 B1-E2 79200 c-b
14400 B2-B1 7800 d-c
7200 B3-B2 2400 e-d
7200 L1-B3 132600
7800 Z1-L1
2400 C1-Z1
53400
Seeking any apparent astrological/astronomical/great year?
Mayan: 21550 DAYS = 59 vague years + 15 days
Late Greek 291400 YEARS
Is something lurking here?
Reduce 241200 to prime factors and review.
Note that 241200=3600*67
241200   =2*2*2*2*3*3*5*5*67 Still digging-BF

 

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