• Classical standard
  • Ensi highest functionary
  • To become ensi must marry goddess Inanna
  • Sargon first king
  • Sargon established the massive multilingual empire
  • Lugal was subordinate to ensi

Akkadians through the years

  1. 2334 BCE akkadian empire rules sumer
  2. 2279 BCE Sargon of Akkad reigns over mesopotamia
  3. 2193 BCE Gutian invasions destroys Akkadian empire
  4. 2083 BCE Fall of akkad to the Guitans; end of akkadian empire