Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: 2334 BC


Related Topics

In the News (Tue 16 Jul 19)

  
  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: 28th century BC
The Old Kingdom is the name commonly given to that period in the 3rd millennium BC when Egypt attained its first continuous peak of civilization in complexity and achievement – this was the first of three so-called Kingdom periods, which mark the high points of civilization in the lower Nile...
Khafres Pyramid and the Great Sphinx of Giza, built about 2550 BC during the Fourth Dynasty of the Old Kingdom,[1] are enduring symbols of the civilization of ancient Egypt Ancient Egypt was a civilization in Northeastern Africa concentrated along the middle to lower reaches of the Nile River...
The 2nd millennium BC marks the transition from the Middle to the Late Bronze Age.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/28th-century-BC   (2655 words)

  
  23rd century BC
2334 - 2279 BC -- Sargon of Akkad's conquest of Mesopotamia
2217 - 2193 BC -- Nomadic invasions of Akkad
2205 BC - Foundation of the Xia Dynasty of China by Xia Yu.
www.clickforcontent.com /info/guide/2/23/23rd_century_bc.html?   (90 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/24th century BC
2350 BC — End of the Early Dynastic IIIb period in Mesopotamia.
2334 BC–2279 BC — Semitic chieftain Sargon I of Akkad's conquest of Sumer and Mesopotamia.
Jared, son of Mahalalel, (3300–2338 BC) according to the Hebrew Calendar
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/2334_BC   (234 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Teti
He reigned from around 2345 to 2333 BC and is buried at Saqqara, however the exact length of his reign has been destroyed on the Turin King List and is arguable.
Queen Iput, his wife, was probably the daughter of King Unas, the last king of the Fifth dynasty.
Userkare (The Soul of Ra is Strong) was the second king of the Sixth Dynasty and an usurper to the throne.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Teti   (1095 words)

  
 MTC DIRECTIONS
BC: 2001 Hartley Ave, Coquitlam, BC, Canada, V3K 6Z3
MTC is located at the northwest corner of Cannon Court and Consumers Drive, Whitby ON.
MTC is located at 2001 Hartley Ave, Coquitlam BC, directly across the road from Home Depot.
www.mtcservice.com /directions.htm   (351 words)

  
 Ancient Sumer History in Mesopotamia
From its beginnings as a collection of farming villages before 5000 BC through its conquest by Sargon (Sharrukin) of Agade (Akkad) around 2370 BC and its final collapse from the Amorite invasion around 2000 BC the Sumerians developed a religion and a society which influenced both their neighbors and their conquerers.
Occupation commences in the Ubaid Period (circa 4000 BC) and flourishes from 3400 to 2800 BC during the Late Uruk -- Jemdet Nasr -- Early Dynastic I Periods.
After 2000 BC the Semitic language Akkadian became dominant (lingua franca) and Sumerian was relegated to the status of a literary language (1).....
ancientneareast.tripod.com /Sumer.html   (2014 words)

  
  24th century BC at AllExperts
* 2900–2334 BC -- Mesopotamian wars of the Early Dynastic period.
* 2350 BC --- End of the Early Dynastic IIIb Period in Mesopotamia.
* 2334–2279 BC -- Sargon of Akkad's conquest of Mesopotamia.
en.allexperts.com /e/0/24th_century_BC.htm   (255 words)

  
  26th century BC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
2900 - 2334 BC Mesopotamian wars of the Early Dynastic period.
2500 BC – The legendary line of Sanhuangwudi rulers of China is founded by Huang Di (approximate date).
2575 BC – A foot defined as 26.45 cm by Sumerian ruler Gudea of Lagash.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/26th_century_BC   (189 words)

  
 Sumerian civilization
The basis for the chronology after about 1450 BC is provided by the data in the Assyrian and Babylonian king lists, which can often be checked by dated tablets and the Assyrian lists of eponyms (annual officials whose names served to identify each year).
2334 BC) the interval can only be calculated to within 40 to 50 years, via the ruling houses of Lagash and the rather uncertain traditions regarding the succession of Gutian viceroys.
One of the most important questions that has to be met when dealing with "organization" and "city life" is that of social structure and the form of government; however, it can be answered only with difficulty, and the use of evidence from later periods carries with it the danger of anachronisms.
www.angelfire.com /nt/Gilgamesh/sumerian.html   (691 words)

  
 Persia History Timeline
1100 BC The Dorians invade and settle in mainland Greece.
547 BC Persians clash with the Lydians at the Battle of Pteria.
390 BC Rome is captured and burned by the Gauls under the leadership of the chieftain Brennius.
members.ozemail.com.au /~ancientpersia/timeline.html   (1956 words)

  
 CalendarHome.com - 26th century BC - Calendar Encyclopedia
2900 - 2334 BC Mesopotamian wars of the Early Dynastic period.
2500 BC – The legendary line of Sanhuangwudi rulers of China is founded by Huang Di (approximate date).
2500 BC – the construction of the stone circle at Stonehenge begins and continues for the next five hundred years.
encyclopedia.calendarhome.com /26th_century_BC.htm   (183 words)

  
 Babylon - CDLI Wiki
But the city has a long history that lasted from the late third millennium BC to the sixth and fifth centuries BC, when it was the center of a vast political power that dominated the ancient world.
Hammurapi’s (1792-1750 BC) early rise to power remains unclear, but his skillful diplomatic and military dealings with the regional powers of the period, left him in control of all of Mesopotamia by the end of his reign.
His successor, Nebuchadnezzar II (604-562 BC) is responsible for much of the rebuilding of Babylon during the Neo-Babylonian period.
cdli.ucla.edu /wiki/index.php/Babylon   (1290 words)

  
 Sargon is the great teacher who taught early mankind how to build an empire
SARGON OF AKKAD was an ancient Mesopotamian ruler who reigned approximately 2334-2279 BC, and was one of the earliest of the world's great empire builders, conquering all of southern Mesopotamia as well as parts of Syria, Anatolia, and Elam (western Iran).
Neither the number of years during which he lived nor the point in time at which he ruled can be fixed exactly; 2334 BC is now given as a date on which to hang the beginning of the dynasty of Agade, and, according to the Sumerian king list, hewas king for 56 years.
2334 BC is now given as adate on which to hang the beginning of the dynasty of Agade, and, according to the Sumerian king list, he was king for 56 years.
faculty.mdc.edu /jmcnair/Joe12pages/sargon_is_the_great_teacher_who_.htm   (1126 words)

  
 Akkad and Sargon The Great
SARGON OF AKKAD was an ancient Mesopotamian ruler who reigned approximately 2334-2279 BC, and was one of the earliest of the world's great empire builders, conquering all of southern Mesopotamia as well as parts of Syria, Anatolia, and Elam (western Iran).
Neither the number of years during which he lived nor the point in time at which he ruled can be fixed exactly; 2334 BC is now given as a date on which to hang the beginning of the dynasty of Agade, and, according to the Sumerian king list, he was king for 56 years.
2334 BC is now given as a date on which to hang the beginning of the dynasty of Agade, and, according to the Sumerian king list, he was king for 56 years.
history-world.org /sargon_the_great.htm   (1128 words)

  
 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : 25th century BC   (Site not responding. Last check: )
(26th century BC - 25th century BC - 24th century BC - other centuries)
2900 - 2334 BC -- Mesopotamian wars of the Early Dynastic period
2450 BC - End of the Early Dynastic IIIa Period and beginning of the Early Dynastic IIIb Period in Mesopotamia.
www.hallencyclopedia.com /25th_century_BC   (196 words)

  
 Sumerian Tablets   (Site not responding. Last check: )
MS in Neo Babylonian on bronze, Assyria, 811-783 BC, lower part of the garment of a giant statue, 42x26x5-10 cm remaining, single column, 19 lines in a large formal cuneiform script, the lower border of the garment, 6x18 cm, divided into 4 square compartments with decorative designs of Assyrian type.
BC, 1 tablet, 21x17x4 cm, 3 columns, 16+16+16+4 lines in cuneiform script by a teacher of a scribal school in column 1, with 2 students repeating the hymn in columns 2 and 3.
BC, upper left quarter of a tablet, 11,5x6,4x2,2 cm, single column, 43 lines in an expert cuneiform script, signed by the scribe, drawings of 2 circles with diameters and chords indicated.
www.earth-history.com /Clay-tablets.htm   (10875 words)

  
 Where We Work ::: Iraq Heritage Program :: UR (modern name: Tell el-Muqayyar)
As the centre of a territorial empire controlling a unified Iraq and parts of western Iran, the city of Ur was renovated to become the symbol of the Sumerian cultural and political renaissance.
In the mid-18th C BC, a new dynast, Hammurabi, would arise from Babylon to create the First Dynasty of Babylon and effect the first reunification of Mesopotamia since the Third Dynasty of Ur.
The early second millennium BC houses of Area AH preserve the most coherent record of the city of Ur from the "time of Abraham." The Iraqi State Board of Antiquities chose four adjacent houses from Area AH for restoration, rebuilding the walls to over two meters high.
www.globalheritagefund.org /where/ur.html   (5406 words)

  
 27th century BC - Wikinfo
2900 - 2334 BC -- Mesopotamian wars of the Early Dynastic period
2630 BC - 2611 BC - Reign of Djoser, Pharaoh of Egypt.
2630 - 2611 BC - Imhotep, Vizier of Egypt constructs the Pyramid of Djoser
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=27th_century_BC   (511 words)

  
 Anu information - Search.com
He was the oldest god in the Sumerian pantheon, and part of a triad including Enlil, god of the sky and Enki, god of water.
He was called Anu by the Akkadians, rulers of Mesopotamia after the conquest of Sumer in 2334 BCE by King Sargon of Akkad.
By virtue of being the first figure in a triad consisting of Anu, Bel and Ea, Anu came to be regarded as the father and at first, king of the gods.
domainhelp.search.com /reference/Anu   (969 words)

  
 KryssTal : Inventions: 3000 BC to 2000 BC
KryssTal : Inventions: 3000 BC to 2000 BC Inventions
Between 2500 BC and 2000 BC a group of nomads left their homeland north of the
Biography of the first Mesopotamian Emperor (2334 BC - 2279 BC) and his daughter, Enheduanna.
www.krysstal.com /inventions_04.html   (285 words)

  
 Learn more about 24th century BC in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Learn more about 24th century BC in the online encyclopedia.
You are here: Online Encyclopedia > 24th century BC
2334 - 2279 BC -- Sargon of Akkad's conquest of Mesopotamia
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /2/24/24th_century_bc.html   (177 words)

  
 27th century BC - InfoSearchPoint.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
2630 BC - 2611 BC - Reign of Djoser, Pharaoh of Egypt.
2630 - 2611 BC - Imhotep, Vizier of Egypt constructs the Pyramid of Djoser
2600 BC - End of the Early Dynastic II Period and the beginning of the Early Dynastic IIIa Period in Mesopotamia
www.infosearchpoint.com /display/27th_century_BC   (172 words)

  
 Near Eastern Catalog: Objects Up to $2,500
Early 1st Millennium BC Luristan square pin head
1st Millennium BC Ordos bronze belt hook in the form of a feline,
Steppes, 8th-6th Century BC Central Asian bronze ornament of an ibex
www.royalathena.com /PAGES/cheappages/neeastcat2500.html   (143 words)

  
 Middle East Open Encyclopedia: 2334 BC
This is an extract from The Middle East Open Encyclopedia, made possible through the Wikimedia Foundation.
Iraq Museum International always displays the most recent published revision of the source article, 2334 BC; all previous versions may be viewed here.
They link directly to authoring tools for you to start writing a particular article.
www.baghdadmuseum.org /ref/?title=2334_BC   (148 words)

  
 Early Sumerians (DBA I/1)
According to archaeologists, they came from the mountains of Elam or the Armenian plains, and settled (circa 5000 BC) in the swampy lands where the Tigris and Euphrates rivers formed a delta at the head of the Persian Gulf circa 5000 BC.
The Early Summerian DBA list begins properly in 3000 BC, which is presumably the period when Gilgamesh rose to preeminence as King of Uruk.
Around 2330 BC (2334 BC per Barker), Sargon of Agade (Akkad), a Semitic king from the north, invaded Sumer and made it part of his expanding empire.
fanaticus.org /DBA/armies/I1/index.html   (1060 words)

  
 Sargon of Akkad (c. 2334-2279 B.C.)
Sargon Of Akkad - flourished 23rd century BC - ancient Mesopotamian ruler (reigned c.
2334-2279 BC), one of the earliest of the world's great empire builders, conquering all of southern Mesopotamia as well as parts of Syria, Anatolia, and Elam (western Iran).
Although the briefly recorded information of his predecessor Lugalzaggisi shows that expansion beyond the Sumerian homeland had already begun, later Mesopotamians looked to Sargon as the founder of the military tradition that runs through the history of their people.
www.thelatinlibrary.com /imperialism/notes/sargon.html   (830 words)

  
 KryssTal : Sargon of Akkad
Once he died the empire soon collapsed under invasion around 2100 BC, splitting into a number of small kingdoms.
Enheduanna (born c 2300 BC), was a priestess and poet.
Akkadian Empire lasted between 2350 BC to 2150 BC and was very advanced politically.
www.krysstal.com /biography_sargon.html   (708 words)

  
 seals
The art of making these seals was being developed for some two and a half thousand years, probably the longest unbroken artistic tradition in history, and this resulted in production of gorgeous artistic pieces, depicting Kings, military and religious ceremonies and abstract art.
Around 600 BC the stamp seal made a comeback, and cylinder seals soon disappeared.
The cylinder seals date from the time of Hamurabi the law-giver, the era and the land of Abraham, and were produced in large numbers during their lifetimes.
www.ancientcoins.ca /seal.html   (1633 words)

  
 History 1611: The Ancient World
Founded By Shamshi-Adad (1813 BC To 1781 BC) Succeeded His Brother Through Revolt Led Armies As Far As Mediterranean May Have Conspired To Have Iahdum-Lim Of Mari Killed By His Servants 2.
Military Operations In The South Controlled Territory South To Uruk By 1786 BC Then Campaigned In The East Against The Elamites 3.
Shamshi-Adad Of Assur Died In 1781 BC Ishme-Dagan Became King In His Place Iasmah-Adad Overthrown By Zimri-Lim At Mari Friendly Relations Established Between Mari And Babylon Ambassadors Exchanged Military Cooperation Against Mutual Enemies 4.
members.aol.com /wrldhist/hist1611/h1611l3.htm   (545 words)

  
 Sargon of Akkad Summary
Sargon came from the lower classes, and like Moses a thousand years later was said to have been rescued from a boat of reeds and pitch.
After taking most of the lands between what is now southern Turkey and the Persian Gulf, he symbolically washed his sword in the waters, a gesture that would be replicated by conquerors throughout ancient times.
Sargon of Akkad, or Sargon the Great (Akkadian Sharru-kin ܫܪܘܟܢ, "the true king", reigned 2334 BC - 2279 BC, short chronology), founder of the Dynasty of Akkad.
www.bookrags.com /Sargon_of_Akkad   (1429 words)

  
 Surviving Shay Locomotives
British Columbia Forest Discovery Centre, Duncan, BC MacMillan-Bloedel, Ltd., Chemainus, BC
British Columbia Forest Discovery Centre, Duncan, BC Osborn Bay Wharf Co., Crofton, BC Display
Leased to: Kettle Valley Heritage Society, Summerland, BC
www.shaylocomotives.com /surviving/SLc-Survivors.htm   (1283 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.