The Tower of Babel
A Prototype for all Others
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Ur is most famous as the hometown of Abraham.
This is believed to be the ancient location of the Tower of Babel.
This city, after 4000 years, still bears the name of the tyrant Nimrod.
Uruk (Erech) is one of the world’s earliest cities built by Nimrod (Genesis 10:10).
Last Update: 2/4/2005