Babylon

Babylon

About Babylon

Babylon was an Akkadian city-state (founded in 1894 BC by an Amorite dynasty) of ancient Mesopotamia, the remains of which are found in present-day Hillah, Babylon Province, Iraq, about 85 kilometres (53 mi) south of Baghdad.

Contributions by Zmmz, Codex Sinaiticus, and Dbachmann.