Kish (Sumer)

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Kish
Murex Rimush Louvre AO21404.jpg
Murex bearin the name o "Rimush, keeng o Kish", ca. 2270 BC, Louvre
Kish (Sumer) is locatit in Iraq
Kish (Sumer)
Shawn within Iraq
LocationTell al-Uhaymir, Babil Govrenorate, Iraq
RegionMesopotamie
Coordinates32°32′25″N 44°36′17″E / 32.54028°N 44.60472°E / 32.54028; 44.60472Coordinates: 32°32′25″N 44°36′17″E / 32.54028°N 44.60472°E / 32.54028; 44.60472
TeepSettlement
History
FoonditApproximately 3100 BC
PeriodsJemdet Nasr tae Hellenistic

Kish (Sumerian: Kiš; transleeteration: Kiŝki; cuneiform: 𒆧𒆠;[1] Akkadian: kiššatu[2]) wis an auncient ceety o Sumer in Mesopotamie.

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