Nineveh

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Nineveh
نينوى (in Arabic)
Nineveh mashki gate from west.JPG
The reconstructit Mashki Gate o Nineveh
Nineveh is locatit in Iraq
Nineveh
Shawn within Iraq
Location Mosul, Ninawa Govrenorate, Iraq
Region Mesopotamie
Coordinates 36°21′34″N 43°09′10″E / 36.35944°N 43.15278°E / 36.35944; 43.15278Coordinates: 36°21′34″N 43°09′10″E / 36.35944°N 43.15278°E / 36.35944; 43.15278
Teep Settlement
Aurie 7.5 km2 (2.9 sq mi)
History
Abandoned 612 BC
Events Battle o Nineveh (612 BC)

Nineveh (Inglis pronunciation: /ˈnɪn.ɪv.ə/; Akkadian: Ninua; Clessical Syriac: ܢܸܢܘܵܐ‎; Arabic: نينوىNinawa, Kurdish: نەینەوا, Ebreu: נִינְוֵה‎‎ Nin'veih; Greek: Νινευή Nineuē; Naynuwa; Turkis: Ninova Persie: نینواLaitin: Nineve) is an auncient Mesopotamie ceety on the eastren bank o the Tigris River, an caipital o the Neo-Assyrian Empire.