Susa

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Susa
شوش (in Persie)
Royal City and Acropolis Tepes.jpg
Tepe o the Ryal ceety (left) an o the Acropolis (richt), seen frae the Hill moond o the Apadana in Susa.
Susa is locatit in Iran
Susa
Shawn within Iran
LocationShush, Khuzestan Province, Iran
RegionZagros Moontains
Coordinates32°11′26″N 48°15′28″E / 32.19056°N 48.25778°E / 32.19056; 48.25778Coordinates: 32°11′26″N 48°15′28″E / 32.19056°N 48.25778°E / 32.19056; 48.25778
TeepSettlement
History
FoonditApproximately 4000 BCE
Abandoned1218 CE
Site notes
CondeetionIn ruins
Offeecial nameSusa
TeepCultural
Criteriai, ii, iii, iv
Designatit2015 (39t session)
Reference no.1455
State pairtyIran
RegionAsie-Paceefic

Susa (/ˈssə/; Persie: شوشShush; [ʃuʃ]; Ebreu שׁוּשָׁן Shushān; Greek: Σοῦσα [ˈsuːsa]; Syriac: ܫܘܫ Shush; Auld Persie Çūšā) wis an auncient ceety o the Elamite, First Persie Empire an Parthian empires o Iran.