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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: M. Roaf, St J. Simpson
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Oct 20, 2017 11:26 PM History
Sippar (or Zimbir) was an ancient city located on the east bank of the Euphrates river at the site of modern Tell Abu Habbah. In order to avoid confusing this site with its sister city of Sippar-Amnanum (Tell ed-Der), it is sometimes labeled as Sippar-Yahrurum.

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    • Sippar (750 BC - AD 640)
    • Less than certain: Sipphara (330 BC - 30 BC)


Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 91 F4 Sippar

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Tell Abu Habba

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M. Roaf, St J. Simpson, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Sippar: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <> [accessed: 29 November 2023]

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