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Bab·y·lo·ni·a
[bab-uh-loh-nee-uh, -lohn-yuh]
NOUN
1.
an ancient empire in SW Asia, in the lower Euphrates valley: its greatest period was 2800–1750 b.c. Capital: Babylon.
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Babylonia - Wikipedia

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Babylonia was an ancient Akkadian-speaking state and cultural area based in central-southern Mesopotamia (present-day Iraq). A small Amorite-ruled state ...

Babylonia | ancient region, Mesopotamia | Britannica.com

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Jul 12, 2016 ... Babylonia, ancient cultural region occupying southeastern Mesopotamia between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers (modern southern Iraq from ...

Babylonian Empire - Livius

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Jul 31, 2015 ... The Babylonian Empire was the most powerful state in the ancient world after the fall of the Assyrian empire (612 BCE). Its capital Babylon was ...

Babylon - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Following Hammurabi's death, his empire fell apart and Babylonia dwindled in size and scope until Babylon was easily sacked by the Hittites in 1595 BCE.

Ancient Babylonia - History of Babylonia - Bible History Online

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The city of Babylon was the capital of the ancient land of Babylonia in southern Mesopotamia. It was situated on the Euphrates River about 50 miles south of ...

Babylonia [ushistory.org]

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The Babylonians used the innovations of the Sumerians, added to them, and built an empire that gave the world, among other things, codified laws, a tower that ...

Babylonia - Code of Hammurabi - Crystalinks

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Babylonia retained the written Semitic Akkadian language for official use (the language of its native populace), despite its Amorite founders and Kassite ...

Babylonia, A History of Ancient Babylon

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The Babylonian civilization, which endured from the 18th until the 6th century BC, was, like the Sumerian that preceded it, urban in character, although based on ...