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Larsa

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: A. Hausleiter, M. Roaf, St J. Simpson, R. Wenke
Contributors: P. Flensted Jensen, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, W. Röllig, Tom Elliott, H. Kopp, DARMC, R. Talbert, B. Siewert-Mayer, Francis Deblauwe, Eric Kansa
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Last modified Sep 30, 2018 11:18 AM History
Larsa was an important city of ancient Sumeria. It was a center of the cult of Utu, the sun god.

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/912897

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  • Larsa (750 BC - AD 300)
  • Larsa (Akkadian, 6200 BC - 140 BC)
  • Larsa (Dialect of Akkadian Assyrian, 6200 BC - 140 BC)
  • Larsam (Akkadian, unspecified date range)
  • Sankara (6200 BC - 3750 BC)
  • Senkere (2000 BC - 650 BC)
  • as-Sankara (Modern Standard Arabic, 6200 BC - 540 BC)
    None

settlement

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 93 B2 Larsa

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Tell Sinkara IRQ


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A. Hausleiter, M. Roaf, St J. Simpson, R. Wenke, P. Flensted Jensen, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, W. Röllig, Tom Elliott, H. Kopp, DARMC, R. Talbert, B. Siewert-Mayer, Francis Deblauwe, and Eric Kansa, 'Larsa: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/912897> [accessed: 02 June 2020]

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