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// Extent and major sites of the Indus Valley Civilization. ...
(23rd century BC - 22nd century BC - 21st century BC - other centuries) (4th millennium BC - 3rd millennium BC - 2nd millennium BC) Events 2217 - 2193 BC -- Nomadic invasions of Akkad. ...
This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ...
// Ruins of the pyramid complex of Pepi II, the longest reigning monarch in recorded history 2334â€“2279 BC â€” (short chronology) Sargon of Akkads conquest of Mesopotamia. ...
(24th century BC - 23rd century BC - 22nd century BC - other centuries) (4th millennium BC - 3rd millennium BC - 2nd millennium BC) Events 2334 - 2279 BC (short chronology) Sargon of Akkads conquest of Mesopotamia 2217 - 2193 BC - Nomadic invasions of Akkad 2205 BC - According to much later myths, foundation of the...
// Ruins of the pyramid complex of Pepi II, the longest reigning monarch in recorded history 2334â€“2279 BC â€” (short chronology) Sargon of Akkads conquest of Mesopotamia. ...
// Ruins of the pyramid complex of Pepi II, the longest reigning monarch in recorded history 2334â€“2279 BC â€” (short chronology) Sargon of Akkads conquest of Mesopotamia. ...
// Ruins of the pyramid complex of Pepi II, the longest reigning monarch in recorded history 2334â€“2279 BC â€” (short chronology) Sargon of Akkads conquest of Mesopotamia. ...
// Ruins of the pyramid complex of Pepi II, the longest reigning monarch in recorded history 2334â€“2279 BC â€” (short chronology) Sargon of Akkads conquest of Mesopotamia. ...
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## Events
Ruins of the pyramid complex of Pepi II, the longest reigning monarch in recorded history - 2334–2279 BC — (short chronology) Sargon of Akkad's conquest of Mesopotamia.
- c. 2300 BC — Bronze Age starts.
- c. 2300 BC–2184 BC — Disk of Enheduanna, from Ur, (modern Muqaiyir, Iraq) is made. It is now in University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.
- c. 2300 BC–2200 BC — Head of a man from Nineveh (modern Kuyunjik, Iraq) is made. It is now in Iraq Museum, Baghdad.
- c. 2300 BC — Canal Bahr Yusuf (current name) is created when the waterway from the Nile to the natural lake (now Lake Karun) is widened and deepened to create a canal.
- c. 2289 BC — Pepi II Neferkare, the longest reigning monarch of all time, dies at the age of 100 after 94 years of rule.
- c. 2288 BC–2224/2194 BC — Pepy II and his mother, Queen Merye-ankhnes, Sixth dynasty of Egypt, is made. It is now at The Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York.
- c. 2285 BC — Enheduanna, high priestess of the moon god Nanna in Ur, was born.
- c. 2254 BC–2218 BC — Stela of Naram-Sin, probably from Sippar, discovered in Susa (modern Shush, Iran), is made. It is now in Musée du Louvre, Paris.
- c. 2278 BC — Pharaoh Pepi II starts to rule (other date is 2383 BC).
- c. 2215 BC — A Guti army swept down from the Zagros Mountains and defeated the demoralized Akkadian army. They took Agade, the capital of Akkad, and destroyed it thoroughly.
- c. 2300 BC — Metals started to be used in Northern Europe.
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// Extent and major sites of the Indus Valley Civilization. ...
The Chronology of the Ancient Orient deals with the notoriously difficult task of assigning years of the Common Era to various events, rulers and dynasties of the 3rd and 2nd millennia BC. The chronology of this region is based on five sets of primary materials. ...
Sargon of Akkad, also known as Sargon the Great (Akkadian Å arru-kinu, cuneiform Å AR.RU.KI.IN , meaning the true king or the king is legitimate), was an Akkadian king famous for his conquest of the Sumerian city-states in the 24th and 23rd centuries BC.[1] The founder of...
Mesopotamia refers to the region now occupied by modern Iraq, and parts of eastern Syria, southeastern Turkey, and southwest Iran. ...
The Bronze Age is a period in a civilizations development when the most advanced metalworking has developed the techniques of smelting copper from natural outcroppings and alloys it to cast bronze. ...
(4th millennium BC - 3rd millennium BC - 2nd millennium BC) Events 2217 BC â€“ 2193 BC â€” Nomadic invasions of Akkad. ...
Enheduanna (c. ...
For other uses, see Ur (disambiguation). ...
The University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology is a small, but very high quality museum in West Philadelphia. ...
This article is about the private Ivy League university in Philadelphia. ...
Nickname: Motto: Philadelphia maneto - Let brotherly love continue Location in Pennsylvania Coordinates: , Country United States Commonwealth Pennsylvania County Philadelphia Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 Government - Mayor John F. Street (D) Area - City 369. ...
, For other uses, see Nineveh (disambiguation). ...
The National Museum of Iraq is located in Baghdad, Iraq. ...
Baghdad (Arabic: ) is the capital of Iraq and of Baghdad Governorate. ...
The Bahr Yussef (Arabic: Ø¨ØØ± ÙŠÙˆØ³Ù), which roughly translates from Arabic as the waterway of Joseph, is a canal which connects the Nile River with Fayyum in Egypt. ...
The Nile (Arabic: , transliteration: , Ancient Egyptian iteru, Coptic piaro or phiaro) is a major north-flowing river in Africa, generally regarded as the longest river in the world. ...
Survey of the Moeris Basin from the late 19th century Lake Karun is in the Al Fayyum oasis (upper center). ...
nomen or birth name Pepi II (c. ...
The Sixth Dynasty of Egypt is considered by many authorities as the last dynasty of the Old Kingdom of Ancient Egypt, although The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt (ed. ...
The Brooklyn Museum, located at 200 Eastern Parkway Brooklyn, New York City, is the second largest art museum in the City and one of the largest in the United States. ...
NY redirects here. ...
Enheduanna (c. ...
Nanna is the name of two deities: God of the moon in Sumerian mythology and Nanna, the wife of Balder in Norse mythology There is also a kind of Corsican music called nanna. ...
For other uses, see Ur (disambiguation). ...
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Sippara (Zimbir in Sumerian, Sippar in Assyro-Babylonian) was an ancient Babylonian city on the east bank of the Euphrates, north of Babylon. ...
Winged sphinx from the palace of Darius the Great at Susa. ...
For other uses of the name Susa please see this page. ...
The Louvre Museum (MusÃ©e du Louvre) in Paris, France, is one of the largest and most famous museums in the world. ...
City flag City coat of arms Motto: Fluctuat nec mergitur (Latin: Tossed by the waves, she does not sink) The Eiffel Tower in Paris, as seen from the esplanade du TrocadÃ©ro. ...
Pharaoh was the ancient Egyptian name for the office of kingship. ...
nomen or birth name Pepi II was a ruler of the Sixth dynasty in Egypts Old Kingdom. ...
The Gutians (also: Quti, Kuti, Gurti, Qurti, Kurti) were a people of ancient Mesopotamia who lived primarily in the central Zagros Range, most probably an Aryan people. ...
The Zagros Mountains (Persian: Ø±Ø´ØªÙ‡ ÙƒÙˆÙ‡ Ø²Ø§Ú¯Ø±Ø³), (Kurdish: Ã‡Ã®yayÃªn ZagrosÃª), make up Iran and Iraqs largest mountain range. ...
The Akkadian Empire usually refers to the Semitic speaking state that grew up around the city of Akkad north of Sumer, and reached its greatest extent under Sargon of Akkad. ...
Akkad (or Agade) was a city and its region of northern Iraq) between Assyria to the northwest and Sumer to the south. ...
For the Egyptian writer, see Abbas Al-Akkad. ...
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Northern Europe Northern Europe is the northern part of the European continent. ...
## Significant persons Sargon of Akkad, also known as Sargon the Great (Akkadian Å arru-kinu, cuneiform Å AR.RU.KI.IN , meaning the true king or the king is legitimate), was an Akkadian king famous for his conquest of the Sumerian city-states in the 24th and 23rd centuries BC.[1] The founder of...
The Akkadian Empire usually refers to the Semitic speaking state that grew up around the city of Akkad north of Sumer, and reached its greatest extent under Sargon of Akkad. ...
## Births This T and O map, which abstracts that societys known world to a cross inscribed within an orb, remakes geography in the service of Christian iconography and identifies the three known continents as populated by descendents of Shem (Sem), Ham (Cham) and Japheth (Iafeth) The Table of Nations is...
Japheth (×™Ö¶×¤Ö¶×ª / ×™Ö¸×¤Ö¶×ª enlarge, Standard Hebrew YÃ©fet / YÃ¡fet, Tiberian Hebrew / ) is one of the sons of Noah in the Bible. ...
Shem (×©Öµ×× renown; prosperity; name, Standard Hebrew Å em, Tiberian Hebrew Å Ä“m; Greek Î£Î·Î¼, SÄ“m; ) was one of the sons of Noah in the Bible who adhered to the Noahide Laws. ...
Ham (×—Ö¸×, Standard Hebrew , Tiberian Hebrew , , Geez Kam), according to the Genealogies of Genesis, was a son of Noah and the father of Cush, Mizraim, Phut, and Canaan. ...
The Hebrew calendar (Hebrew: â€Ž) or Jewish calendar is the annual calendar used in Judaism. ...
## Deaths (Redirected from 2279 BC) (24th century BC - 23rd century BC - 22nd century BC - other centuries) (4th millennium BC - 3rd millennium BC - 2nd millennium BC) Events 2334 - 2279 BC (short chronology) Sargon of Akkads conquest of Mesopotamia 2217 - 2193 BC - Nomadic invasions of Akkad 2205 BC - Foundation of the Xia...
Sargon (2334 BC - 2279 BC short chronology) was the first person in recorded history to create an empire, or multi-ethnic state. ...
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