Sennacherib

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Sen·nach·er·ib

 (sĭ-năk′ər-ĭb) Died 681 bc.
King of Assyria (705-681) who invaded Judah, destroyed Babylon (689), and rebuilt Nineveh.

Sennacherib

(sɛˈnækərɪb)
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(Biography) died 681 bc, king of Assyria (705–681); son of Sargon II. He invaded Judah twice, defeated Babylon, and rebuilt Nineveh

Sen•nach•er•ib

(səˈnæk ər ɪb)

n.
died 681 B.C., king of Assyria 705–681.
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Noun1.Sennacherib - king of Assyria who invaded Judea twice and defeated Babylon and rebuilt Nineveh after it had been destroyed by Babylonians (died in 681 BC)Sennacherib - king of Assyria who invaded Judea twice and defeated Babylon and rebuilt Nineveh after it had been destroyed by Babylonians (died in 681 BC)
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Some accused US occupation forces and the same Israeli gangs of damaging and obliterating Iraqi archaeological sites, especially in Babylon, and in particular those that document the military campaigns of Sennacherib, his father Sargon, Assurbanipal and Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon to besiege the cities of Lachish, Samaria and Jerusalem - a fact asserted by the UNESCO organization on several occasions.