Igigi (Akkadian King)

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For gods in mythology, see Igigi.
King of Akkad
Reign c. 2128  BC
Predecessor Shar-Kali-Sharri
Successor Imi

Igigi was a king of the Akkadian Empire in c. 2128 BC (short chronology). He was the successor of Shar-Kali-Sharri the first king of Akkad after the collapse Akkadian Empire following the death of Shar-Kali-Sharri.[1][2] He reigned for about a year before being succeeded by Imi, according to the king list.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Who Were The Babylonians? by Bill T. Arnold
  2. ^ Those Elusive Deuteronomists: The Phenomenon of Pan-Deuteronomism by Linda S. Schearing
  3. ^ Samuel Noah Kramer (2010-09-17). The Sumerians: Their History, Culture, and Character. University of Chicago Press. ISBN 0 226 45238 7.