Ashur-nadin-shumi

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Ashur-nadin-shumi (d.694 BC) was an ancient King of Babylon. The son of the Assyrian king Sennacherib, Ashur-nadin-shumi was installed by his father as King of Babylon in 700 BC. He reigned for six years, until he was murdered by the Elamites following their capture of the city in 694 BC.

Preceded by
Bel-ibni
King of Babylon
700–694 BC
Succeeded by
Nergal-ushezib