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Larsa

[lahr-suh]
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noun
  1. an ancient Sumerian city in southern Iraq: archaeological site.
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Historical Examples

  • The Temple of Shamash at Larsa also was improved and enlarged by him.

    The Religion of Babylonia and Assyria

    Morris Jastrow

  • It gives the total length of the dynasty of Larsa as 289 years.

    Archology and the Bible

    George A. Barton

  • His improvements and restorations at Sippar and Larsa were extensive.

  • They had doubtless been carried to Larsa when it fell into the hands of the Elamite invaders.

  • Larsa had been taken by storm by the Elamite forces, and its native king, Sin-idinnam, driven out.