ziggurat

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English[edit]

Artist's rendering of the Ziggurat of Ur.

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Etymology[edit]

From Akkadian ziqqurratu, from zaqāru.[Cuneiform?]

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ziggurat (plural ziggurats)

  1. A temple tower of the ancient Mesopotamian valley, having the form of a terraced pyramid of successively receding stories.

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Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ziɡɡuɾɑt]
  • Hyphenation: zig‧gu‧rat

Noun[edit]

ziggurat (definite accusative zigguratı, plural zigguratlar)

  1. ziggurat

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