SS Vocab 3
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One of the two rivers that bordered Mesopotamia
Earthen dams constructed to hold back floodwaters
An ancient land located where we find modern day Iraq.
A person paid to write.
A hard, pointed writing tool cut from a reed.
A major city-state in the ancient Sumerian region of Mesopotamia.
People who lived in Sumer, a region of ancient Mesopotamia.
One of the two rivers that bordered Mesopotamia.
A temple in a Sumerian city-state.
The written language of the Sumerians.
A system using the stars to measure time.