Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The primary regions of his kingdom were Babel, Erech, Akkad, and Calneh in the land of Shinar.
When the people moved eastward, they found a plain in Shinar and settled there.
At that time the sovereign master will again lift his hand to reclaim the remnant of his people from Assyria, Egypt, Pathros, Cush, Elam, Shinar, Hamath, and the seacoasts.
Now the Lord delivered King Jehoiakim of Judah into his power, along with some of the vessels of the temple of God. He brought them to the land of Babylonia to the temple of his god and put the vessels in the treasury of his god.
He replied, "To build a temple for her in the land of Babylonia. When it is finished, she will be placed there in her own residence."
Were the nations whom my predecessors destroyed -- the nations of Gozan, Haran, Rezeph, and the people of Eden in Telassar -- rescued by their gods?
Kedorlaomer king of Elam, Tidal king of nations, Amraphel king of Shinar, and Arioch king of Ellasar. Four kings fought against five.