Category Archives: Damiqilishu (reigned c. 1816-1794 B.C.E.)

List of year-names

Clay tablet Larsa, First Dynasty of Isin, Damiqilishu (reigned c. 1816-1794 B.C.E.) Beginning with the Akkadian dynasty, ancient Mesopotamians gave names to each year. For example, after a significant event such as a major battle or after the construction of … Continue reading

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