Azarah

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Azarah
Monarch of Aššūrāyu
Reignfl. c. 2231 BCE — fl. c. 2218 BCE
PredecessorBelu
SuccessorUshpia

Azarah (Akkadian: 𒀀𒍝𒊏𒄴, romanized: A-za-ra-aḫ) was an early Assyrian king. He is listed as the fifteenth among the, "seventeen kings who lived in tents" on the Mesopotamian Chronicles.[1][2] According to the Mesopotamian Chronicles, Azarah was preceded by Belu. Azarah is succeeded by Ushpia on the Mesopotamian Chronicles. Next to nothing is otherwise known about Azarah's reign.

Preceded by
Belu
Monarch of Aššūrāyu
fl. c. 2231 BCE — fl. c. 2218 BCE
Succeeded by
Ushpia

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Glassner, Jean-Jacques (2004). Mesopotamian Chronicles. Society of Biblical Literature. p. 137. ISBN 1589830903.
  2. ^ Meissner, Bruno (1990). Reallexikon der Assyriologie. 6. Berlin: Walter de Gruyter. p. 103. ISBN 3110100517.