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Sargon II

Line breaks: Sar¦gon II
Pronunciation: /ˈsɑːɡɒn
 
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Definition of Sargon II in English:

( D.705 bc), king of Assyria 721–705 bc, probably a son of Tiglath-pileser III. He is famous for his conquest of cities in Syria and Palestine; he also took ten of the tribes of Israel into captivity in Assyria (see Lost Tribes).

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