Urartu

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Kinrick o Urartu
Biainili[1]
860 BC–590 BC
 

Urartu, 9t–6t centuries BC
Caipital Arzashkun
Tushpa (efter 832 BC)
Leids Urartian
Hurrian
Proto-Armenian[2]
Government Monarchy
Keeng
 -  858-844 Aramu
 -  844-828 Sarduri I
 -  828-810 Ishpuini
 -  810-785 Menua
 -  785-753 Argishti I
 -  753-735 Sarduri II
Historical era Airn Age, Prehistoric
 -  Established 860 BC
 -  Disestablished 590 BC
The day pairt o  Armenie
 Azerbaijan
 Georgie
 Iran
 Iraq
 Turkey

Urartu (Armenie: Ուրարտու - Urartu, Assyrian: māt Urarṭu;[3] Babylonian: Urashtu), correspondin tae the biblical Kinrick o Ararat (Armenie: Արարատյան Թագավորություն) or Kinrick o Van (Armenie: Վանի Թագավորություն, Urartian: Biai, Biainili;[4]) wis an Airn Age kinrick centred aroond Loch Van in the Armenie Hielands.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Paul Zimansky, "Urartian material culture as state assemblage", Bulletin of the American Association of Oriental Research 299 (1995), 105.
  2. Diakonoff, Igor M (1992). "First Evidence of the Proto-Armenian Language in Eastern Anatolia". Annual of Armenian Linguistics. 13: 51–54. ISSN 0271-9800. 
  3. Eberhard Schrader, The Cuneiform inscriptions and the Old Testament (1885), p. 65.
  4. Hewsen, Robert H. (2000), ""Van in This World; Paradise in the Next" The Historical Geography of Van/Vaspurakan", in Hovannisian, Richard G.,  Armenian Van/Vaspurakan , Historic Armenian Cities and Provinces , Costa Mesa, California: Mazda Publishers , p. 13, OCLC 44774992