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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: M. Roaf, St J. Simpson
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Dec 18, 2018 12:41 PM History
Ancient Dilbat was a minor Sumerian city southeast of Babylon on the eastern bank of the Western Euphrates river in modern-day Al-Qādisiyyah, Iraq.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 91 F5 Dilbat

Mentioned in the Epic of Gilgamesh, the ziggurat E-ibe-Anu stood in the city center. The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Tell al-Deylam.

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M. Roaf, St J. Simpson, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Dilbat: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 02 October 2022]

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