Results for: Sennacherib

In Assyria

Who is the speaker in destruction of sennacherib?

Answer: The poet, paraphrasing the Bible (2 Kings 19: 35-36). Note that he is NOT describing Sennacherib's death, but the destruction of his army. Lord Byron knew his Scriptur ( Full Answer )
In Assyria

What led Sennacherib to attack other kingdoms?

In 703 BCE Marduk of Babylon formed an alliance of Chaldeans, Aramaeans against Sennacheirb when he was enthroned in Assyria. Sennacherib counter-attacked, suppressed the r ( Full Answer )
In Assyria

When did Sennacherib die?

Sennacherib ( Akkadian Sîn-ahhī-erība ("(Moon god) Sîn has replaced (lost) brothers for me") was the son of Sargon II , whom he succeeded on the throne of ( Full Answer )
In Assyria

How did king Sennacherib die?

King Sennacherib's older son was going to become king after his father died. Yet somehow his younger son convinced his older that he should be king. There was a ceremony and e ( Full Answer )
In Assyria

Did sennacherib get married?

Sennacherib's principal wife was Naqia, queen of Assyria. Zakutu(Naqia) was the mother of his heir Esarhaddon. Her name isnon-assyrian and so it is believed that she came from ( Full Answer )
In Assyria

Where in the Bible is Sennacherib?

In the Books of 2 Kings, 2 Chronicles, and Isaiah: 2 Kings 18:13 New King James Version (NKJV) 13 And in the fourteenth year of King Hezekiah, Sennacherib king of ( Full Answer )
In Authors, Poets, and Playwrights

What has the author Sennacherib written?

Sennacherib has written: 'L' inscription de Bavian' -- subject(s): Accessible book, Akkadian language, Assyro-Babylonian, Cuneiform inscriptions, Geographical Names, History ( Full Answer )