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Ancient Akkadian-speaking state and cultural area based in central-southern Mesopotamia . Wikipedia

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    About ancient Assyria. For its geographic and cultural location, see Assyrian homeland. Wikipedia

  • History of Mesopotamia

    The history of Mesopotamia ranges from the earliest human occupation in the Lower Sumaya period up to the Late antiquity. Pieced together from evidence retrieved from archaeological excavations and, after the introduction of writing in the late 4th millennium BC, an increasing amount of historical sources. Wikipedia

  • Elam

    Ancient civilization centered in the far west and southwest of modern-day Iran, stretching from the lowlands of what is now Khuzestan and Ilam Province as well as a small part of southern Iraq. The modern name Elam stems from the Sumerian transliteration elam(a), along with the later Akkadian elamtu, and the Elamite haltamti. Elamite states were among the leading political forces of the Ancient Near East. Wikipedia

  • Ancient Mesopotamian religion

    Mesopotamian religion refers to the religious beliefs and practices of the civilizations of ancient Mesopotamia, particularly Sumer, Akkad, Assyria and Babylonia between circa 3500 BC and 400 AD, after which they largely gave way to Syriac Christianity. Not particularly influenced by the movements of the various peoples into and throughout the area, particularly the south. Wikipedia

  • Old Assyrian Empire

    Second of four periods into which the history of Assyria is divided, the other three being the Early Assyrian Period (2600–2025 BC), the Middle Assyrian Empire (1392–934 BC), and the Neo-Assyrian Empire (911–609 BC). Major Mesopotamian East Semitic-speaking kingdom and empire of the ancient Near East. Wikipedia

  • Ur

    Important Sumerian city-state in ancient Mesopotamia, located at the site of modern Tell el-Muqayyar (تل المقير) in south Iraq's Dhi Qar Governorate. Once a coastal city near the mouth of the Euphrates on the Persian Gulf, the coastline has shifted and the city is now well inland, on the south bank of the Euphrates, 16 km from Nasiriyah in modern-day Iraq. Wikipedia

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    • It is from the period of Hammurabi that southern Iraq came to be known as Babylonia, while the north had already coalesced into Assyria hundreds of years before.Iraq-Wikipedia
    • Wedding ceremonies, as well as dowry and divorce, can be traced back to Mesopotamia and Babylonia.Marriage-Wikipedia
    • Iraq was from this point divided into three polities: Assyria in the north, Kassite Babylonia in the south central region, and the Sealand Dynasty in the far south.Iraq-Wikipedia
    • The Neo-Assyrian empire collapsed due to a bitter series of civil wars followed by a combined attack by Medes, Persians, Scythians and their own Babylonian relations.Anatolia-Wikipedia
    • The Ancient Near Eastern collection also had its beginnings in 1825 with the purchase of Assyrian and Babylonian antiquities from the widow of Claudius James Rich.British Museum-Wikipedia
    • Kassite Babylonian material dating back to the second millennium BC found in Al Khor Islands attests to trade relations between the inhabitants of Qatar and the Kassites in modern-day Bahrain.Qatar-Wikipedia

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