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Which is the region referred to as Mesopotamia in the history?

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Iraq
Answered by Anil K Chugh, 03 Mar '10 11:40 pm

 
  
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The word \'Mesopotamia\' is in origin a Greek name (mesos `middle\' and \'potamos\' - \'river\' so `land between the rivers\'). \'Mesopotamia\' translated from Old Persian Miyanrudan means \"the fertile cresent\". The Aramaic name is Beth-Nahrain meaning \"House of Two Rivers\" and is a region of Southwest Asia. Civilization developed in Mesopotamia simultaneously with Egypt and the two are often called the \'Fertile Crescent\'. The Fertile Crescent is a rich food-growing area in a part of the world where most of the land is too dry for farming. The Fertile Crescent begins on the eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea, and curves around like a quarter moon to the Persian Gulf. Some of the best farmland of the Fertile Crescent is in a narrow strip of land between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers. The Greeks later called this region Mesopotamia, which means \"between the rivers.\" Many different civilizations developed ...more
Answered by dharamender nebhnani, 03 Mar '10 11:26 pm

 
  
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IRAN IRAN Mesopotamia (from Greek \"[land] between the rivers\", rendered in Arabic as bild al-rfidayn)[1] is a toponym for the area of the Tigris-Euphrates river system, along the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, largely corresponding to modern Iraq,[2] as well as some parts of northeastern Syria,[2] some parts of southeastern Turkey,[2] and some parts of the Khzestn Province of southwestern Iran
Answered by Mohammed asim nehal, 03 Mar '10 04:19 pm

 
  
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The area of Arab, Iran, Irak etc. are within the territory of the Mesopatamia region.
Answered by ashis, 03 Mar '10 05:02 pm

 
  
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The land between the Euphrates and Tigris rivers in Iraq today. Historic Mesopotamia included parts of today\'s Turkey, Iraq, Syria and Iran.
Answered by Tony Fernandez, 03 Mar '10 04:24 pm

 
  
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It was in the asian region near the bank of Uphretis and tigris river.......most probably the babylonian region is known as Mesopotamia region, which is now known as Iraq & Iran.......
Answered by pradeep mishra, 03 Mar '10 04:23 pm

 
  
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