Shinar

[ shahy-nahr ]
/ ˈʃaɪ nɑr /

noun

a land mentioned in the Bible, often identified with Sumer.

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Shinar
/ (ˈʃaɪnə) /

noun

Old Testament the southern part of the valley of the Tigris and Euphrates, often identified with Sumer; Babylonia
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