Alalngar : Ensí of Eridu

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Preceded by : Alulim

Succeeded by : Enmenluanna / En-men-lu-ana


Alalngar (also written as: Alalgar, Alalgar, or Alaljar) was the second ensí of Eridu, according to the Sumerian King List. He was also the second king of Sumer. Also according to the Sumerian King List: Alalngar was preceded by Alulim. Additionally, Alalngar was succeeded by En-men-lu-ana of Bad-tibira. Alalngar was said to have reigned for thirty-six-thousand years.


Bad-tibira, alternative name Tell Madineh in Iraq marked in Red

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