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Article on Utnapishtim exsisted on many langauges of Wikipedia and Encyclopedia Britannica. This article sould be expand with additional information of caracter. Thanks.

Correction of Inaccuracy and Call for Further Edits[edit]

I corrected an inaccuracy in the Role section. According to standard english language translations of the Epic of Gilgamesh, Gilgamesh does not set out to ask Utnapishtim about the plant of youth renewal but to gain the secret of eternal life. Utnapishtim tells Gilgamesh about the plant as a separate boon.

Also, there is dispute among Assyrologists whether the story of the flood in that part of the Epic is of Sumerian or even pre-Sumerian origin or is part of subsequent Arkaddian mythology, added to the epic by Arkaddian scribes. Someone who knows Assyrology should write a section on that. (talk) 18:26, 2 June 2013 (UTC)