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Hammurabi - Wikipedia

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Hammurabi (c. 1810 BC - 1750 BC) was the sixth king of the First Babylonian Dynasty, reigning from 1792 BC to 1750 BC He was preceded by his father, ...

Hammurabi - Ancient History - HISTORY.com

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One of the earliest and most complete ancient legal codes was proclaimed by the Babylonian king Hammurabi, who reigned from 1792 to 1750 B.C. Hammurabi ...

Hammurabi | king of Babylonia | Britannica.com

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Jun 18, 2015 ... The reconstruction of Hammurabi's rule is based mainly on his date formulas ( years were named for a significant act the king had performed in ...

Hammurabi - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Hammurabi (also known as Khammurabi and Ammurapi, reigned 1792-1750 BCE) was the sixth king of the Amorite First Dynasty of Babylon, assumed the...

Hammurabi, King of Babylon - Then Again

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Oct 13, 1999 ... Hammurabi (1792-1750 BC) was king of Babylonia, and the greatest ruler in the first Babylonian dynasty. He extended his empire northward ...

Hammurabi's Code: An Eye for an Eye [ushistory.org]

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"Hammurabi, the king of righteousness, on whom Shamash has conferred the law, am I." "An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth." This phrase, along with the  ...

Code of Hammurabi: Ancient Babylonian Laws - Live Science

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Sep 3, 2013 ... The Code of Hammurabi is inscribed on this seven-foot basalt stele. ... to a set of rules or laws enacted by the Babylonian King Hammurabi (reign ... It was the punishment given even for “the theft of temple or palace property or ...

Code of Hammurabi - Wikipedia

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The Code of Hammurabi is a well-preserved Babylonian law code of ancient Mesopotamia, dating back to about 1754 BC (Middle Chronology). It is one of the oldest deciphered writings of significant len...

8 Things You May Not Know About Hammurabi's Code - History Lists

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Dec 17, 2013 ... In the 18th century B.C., the Babylonian King Hammurabi fashioned a ... The Code included many bizarre and gruesome forms of punishment.