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Encyclopedia > 29th century BC
Millennia: 3rd millennium BC
Centuries: 30th century BC - 29th century BC - 28th century BC
Decades: 2890s BC 2880s BC 2870s BC 2860s BC 2850s BC
2840s BC 2830s BC 2820s BC 2810s BC 2800s BC
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These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... The 3rd millennium BC spans the Early to Middle Bronze Age. ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... // Ceremonial temple butcher knife made of flint, with the Horus name of the pharaoh Djer inscribed on its gold handle. ... (29th century BC - 28th century BC - 27th century BC - other centuries) (4th millennium BC - 3rd millennium BC - 2nd millennium BC) Events 2775 - 2650 BC - Second Dynasty wars in Egypt 2750 BC - End of the Early Dynastic I Period, and the beginning of the Early Dynastic II Period in Mesopotamia. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... (Redirected from 2800s BC) (30th century BC - 29th century BC - 28th century BC - other centuries) (4th millennium BC - 3rd millennium BC - 2nd millennium BC) Events 2890 BC -- Egypt: End of First Dynasty, start of Second Dynasty 2900 - 2334 BC - Mesopotamian wars of the Early Dynastic period Significant persons Inventions, discoveries...

Events

Hotepsekhemwy in hieroglyphs
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[3] It has been suggested that Hieroglyph (French Wiki article) be merged into this article or section. ... Image File history File links Srxtail2. ... (Redirected from 2900 BC) (30th century BC - 29th century BC - 28th century BC - other centuries) (4th millennium BC - 3rd millennium BC - 2nd millennium BC) Events 2890 BC -- Egypt: End of First Dynasty, start of Second Dynasty 2900 - 2334 BC - Mesopotamian wars of the Early Dynastic period Significant persons Inventions, discoveries... (Redirected from 2334 BC) (25th century BC - 24th century BC - 23rd century BC - other centuries) (4th millennium BC - 3rd millennium BC - 2nd millennium BC) Events 2900 - 2334 BC -- Mesopotamian wars of the Early Dynastic period 2350 BC - End of the Early Dynastic IIIb Period in Mesopotamia 2334 - 2279 BC -- Sargon... Mesopotamia refers to the region now occupied by modern Iraq, eastern Syria, southeastern Turkey, and Southwest Iran. ... (Redirected from 2600 BC) (27th century BC - 26th century BC - 25th century BC - other centuries) (4th millennium BC - 3rd millennium BC - 2nd millennium BC) Events 2900 - 2334 BC – Mesopotamian wars of the Early Dynastic period. ... Eshnunna is the transliteration of the ancient name of a Sumerian city and city-state in lower Mesopotamia. ... The National Museum of Iraq is located in Baghdad, Iraq. ... Baghdad (Arabic: ) is the capital of Iraq and of Baghdad Governorate. ... (30th century BC - 29th century BC - 28th century BC - other centuries) (4th millennium BC - 3rd millennium BC - 2nd millennium BC) Events 2850 BC—: The beginning of the period of the Three August Ones and Five Emperors in China. ... The Three August Ones and Five Emperors (Chinese: 三皇五帝; Hanyu Pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: san-huang wu-ti) were mythological rulers of China during the period from c. ... (Redirected from 2890 BC) (30th century BC - 29th century BC - 28th century BC - other centuries) (4th millennium BC - 3rd millennium BC - 2nd millennium BC) Events 2890 BC -- Egypt: End of First Dynasty, start of Second Dynasty 2900 - 2334 BC - Mesopotamian wars of the Early Dynastic period Significant persons Inventions, discoveries... Qáa was the last king of the First Dynasty of Egypt. ... Known rulers, in the History of Egypt, for the First Dynasty. ... Known rulers, in the History of Egypt, for the Second Dynasty. ... Hotepsekhemwy was the first king of the Second dynasty of Egypt. ... DVD cover of documentary film Methuselah is a bristlecone pine in the White Mountains of California, which, at 4789 years old, is the oldest living organism currently known and documented. ... Intercalation is the insertioffn of an extra day, week or month into some calendar years to make the calendar follow the seasons. ... 2900 BC – 2334 BC — Mesopotamian wars of the Early Dynastic period. ... May 10 is the 130th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (131st in leap years). ... The Fenambosy Chevron is one of four chevron-shaped land features on the southwest coast of Madagascar, near the tip of Madagascar, 600 feet (180 m) high and three miles (5 km) from the ocean. ...

  • [[2800s BC] Earliest use of decimal ratios in a uniform system of ancient weights and measures (Indus Valley Civilization), the smallest unit of measurement used is 1.704 millimetres and the smallest unit of mass used is 28 grams.
  • Ur becomes one of the richest cities in Sumer [4].

For other uses, see UR. Ur seen across the Royal tombs, with the Great Ziggurat in the background, January 17, 2004 Ur was an ancient city in southern Mesopotamia, located near the mouth (at the time) of the Euphrates and Tigris rivers on the Persian Gulf and close to Eridu. ... Sumer (or Å umer) was the earliest known civilization of the ancient Near East, located in the southern part of Mesopotamia (southeastern Iraq) from the time of the earliest records in the mid 4th millennium BC until the rise of Babylonia in the late 3rd millennium BC. The term Sumerian applies...

Biblical events

  • 2873 BC (Hebrew Calendar) Enoch is “taken by God” according to the Hebrew Bible.

The Hebrew calendar (Hebrew: ‎) or Jewish calendar is the annual calendar used in Judaism. ... Enoch (Hebrew: חֲנוֹךְ; Tiberian: , Standard: ) is a name occurring twice in the generations of Adam. ... This article discusses the term God in the context of monotheism and henotheism. ... 11th century manuscript of the Hebrew Bible with Targum This article is about the term Hebrew Bible. For the Hebrew Bible itself, see Tanakh (Jewish term) or Old Testament (Christian term). ...

Significant persons


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NationMaster - Encyclopedia: 28th century BC (419 words)
2750 BC - End of the Early Dynastic I Period, and the beginning of the Early Dynastic II Period in Mesopotamia.
2699 BC Category: 28th century BC Silbury Hill, part of the complex of Neolithic monuments around Avebury in Wiltshire (which includes the West Kennet Long Barrow), is the tallest prehistoric man-made mound in Europe and one of the worlds largest.
2630 BC - 2611 BC - Reign of Djoser, Pharaoh of Egypt.
Iraq | Iraq Online Directory | Iraq Business Directory - About Iraq (425 words)
27th century BC: The 1st dynasty of Ur is established by Mesanepada.
Around 2100 BC: The 3rd dynasty is founded by Ur-Nammu, who revives the empire of Sumer and Akkad.
4th century BC: The coast line east of Ur starts to develop due to silting and elevation, and the Euphrates changes its course.
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