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Ziggurat of Ur
Great Ziggurat of Ur (Ziggurat Etemenniguru) is the best preserved temple complex in Ancient Mesopotamia, Iraq. It was constructed in early in the century of the XXI BC. NS. (about 2047 BC) in the city of Ur by the local kings Ur Nammu and Shulgi as well as the Ekishnugal Sanctuary to honor the lunar god Nanna. In the following years, it was restored several times, and was substantially expanded by New Babylonian king Nabonidus.