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Eridu

a Pleiades name resource

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The eastern city quarter of Eridu contains fourteen temples, including Esagil and Etemenanki, and is the religious center of Babylon. It is bounded on the north by the Kadingirra district and one the south by the Šuanna quarter. Its eastern and western limits are respectively the processional street Ay-ibūr-šabû and the Euphrates River.

Eridu


Sumerian

geographic name

accurate

complete

Certain

  • Neo-Assyrian/Babylonian Middle East (720–540 BC) (confident)
  • Achaemenid Middle East (540–330 BC) (confident)
  • Hellenistic Central Asia (confident)

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Pleiades