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Etemenanki

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jamie Novotny
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jan 29, 2018 12:42 PM History
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The ziggurat of the god Marduk at Babylon. The Sumerian ceremonial name Etemenanki means "House, Foundation Platform of Heaven and Underworld."

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.


https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/142907963

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Some interpreters have drawn connections between Etemenanki and the "Tower of Babel" known from the biblical story.


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Jamie Novotny, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Etemenanki: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/142907963> [accessed: 09 July 2020]

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