Sumerians/Sumer

Chaney Roberts

Sumerian people

Sumerians where non-semitic people. They called themselves the "black headed people"; who believed they saw most wealth from trade. Women stayed home and took care of the house and the kids. While men went out to work and get food.

Sumerian Communitcation

They has their own elaborate languages where they used symbols and numbers to communicate. For example they arrow symbol means "ti" which mean Life. The language was later replaced with Akkadian Language around 2500 B.C

Other informations about Sumerians

The Sumerians first built around 4,000 B.C. The land they built on is also called "The Cradle Of Civilizations". They built homes out of sun-dried bricks, and also created the writing system called Cuneiform. They also based their number system of the #60 instead of the #10 like us.