- an ancient Babylonian city on the Euphrates, in SE Iraq.
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Examples from the Web for sippar
Sargon has put his name on some object that he dedicates to the sun-god at Sippar.
It is more particularly with the Shamash of Sippar, that Â is associated.
The reference to the temple of Shamash at Sippar reveals the situation.
His improvements and restorations at Sippar and Larsa were extensive.
His consort was Aa, who was worshipped at Sippar along with him.