Ensi (Sumerian) - Wikipedia
Ensi is a Sumerian language title designating the ruler or prince of a city-state.
Originally it may ... in cuneiform script, hence occasionally transliterated "patesi";
possibly derived from en si-k, "lord of the plowland"; borrowed into Akkadian as ... More »
n. 1. (Babylonian Antiq.) A religious as well as a secular designation applied to
rulers of some of the city states of ancient Chaldea, as Lagash or Shirpurla, who ...
Define patesi: a ruler of some of the Sumerian city-states who combined the
religious and the secular chieftaincies : priest-king.
patesi: A religious as well as a secular designation applied to rulers of some of
the city states of ancient Chaldea, as Lagash or Shirpurla, who were conceived to
Patesi. Patesi \Pa*te"si\, n. [Assyrian.] (Babylonian Antiq.) A religious as well as a
secular designation applied to rulers of some of the city states of ancient ...
Umma definition, the Islamic community. ... The Patesi of umma was evidently
determined to free, once and for all, his native state from the yoke of Lagash.
Lagash definition, an ancient Sumerian city between the Tigris and Euphrates
rivers, ... En-temena, patesi of Lagash, 56;constructs storehouse to Nin-girsu, 58.
Its rulers were called patesi. In the interior of Mesopotamia, the agriculture and
livestock were imposed between the 6000 and the 5000 a. C., assuming the full ...
Viceregent definition, a deputy regent; a person who acts in the place of a ... the
god of which was nominally its ruler, the human patesi being his viceregent.
Patesi therefore means; “the father upon whom distinction has been heaped.” In
view of such a word as né-si-ga “potentate” which is composed of the elements ...