Orthographical note: There is no consensus on how to read the name of this person (GIRI3-NI). It may be a short form of giri3-ni-i3-sa6, rather than a phonetic writing for giri17-zal GIRI.NI is only attested through the seal-inscriptions of his two sons, where he is given the two titles šuš3 and gal5-la2 gal
Family: Ancestor of the Umma Ruling Family, also know as the Governor's family, or the Family of GIRI.NI.
Children: Ur-Nigar; Nigar-kidu; Basaga
Office: Chief Cattle Administrator (šuš3) and Chief of the galla (gal5-la2 gal)