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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jamie Novotny Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jun 16, 2023 11:59 AM History
Ancient Padakku/Fadak is an oasis town in the Arabian Peninsula that is idenified with the modern city al-Ḥā’iṭ.

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settlement, archaeological site

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Padakku (later Fadak) is an oasis town visited by the Neo-Babylonian king Nabonidus, who had a relief and inscription carved on a nearby rock face; the monument was found southwest of the modern city.

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Jamie Novotny, Carolin Johansson, and Rune Rattenborg, 'Padakku/Fadak: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2023 <> [accessed: 22 April 2024]

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