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Idu/Diacira/Hit

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: M. Roaf, St J. Simpson
Contributors: R. Talbert, Jeffrey Becker, W. Röllig, Tom Elliott, H. Kopp, DARMC, Sean Gillies, B. Siewert-Mayer, Francis Deblauwe, Eric Kansa
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Dec 18, 2018 11:41 AM History
An Old Babylonian site in Iraq's Al Anbar province, Hit was renowned in antiquity for its bitumen springs.

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/894008

33.6436, 42.8215
  • Dakira (750 BC - AD 640)
  • Dakira (Ancient Greek, AD 300 - AD 640)
  • Diacira (750 BC - AD 640)
  • Diacira (English, AD 300 - AD 640)
  • Hit (750 BC - AD 640)
  • Hit (AD 1918 - AD 2000)
  • Hīt (Modern Standard Arabic, 2000 BC - AD 2000)
  • Hīt (720 BC - AD 1501)
  • Idu (750 BC - AD 640)
  • Idu (1600 BC - 1000 BC)
  • Is (Ancient Greek, 540 BC - AD 226)
  • Itu (720 BC - 540 BC)
  • Sitha (Ancient Greek, AD 300 - AD 640)
  • Ītu (Akkadian, 1600 BC - 540 BC)
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settlement

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 91 D4 Idu/Diacira/Hit

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Hit

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M. Roaf, St J. Simpson, R. Talbert, Jeffrey Becker, W. Röllig, Tom Elliott, H. Kopp, DARMC, Sean Gillies, B. Siewert-Mayer, Francis Deblauwe, and Eric Kansa, 'Idu/Diacira/Hit: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/894008> [accessed: 26 September 2020]

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