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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jamie Novotny
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Aug 22, 2020 11:02 AM History
A country mentioned in Neo- and Late-Babylonian texts that roughly corresponds to Que (kingdom and province) and Cilicia Pedias ("Flat Cilicia").

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    • Humē (Akkadian, 720 BC - 540 BC)



The Neo-Babylonia king Nabonidus states that 2,850 men from the land Humē were taken back to Babylon, where they performed corvée by carrying bricks.

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Jamie Novotny, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Humē: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 04 December 2023]

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