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Pronunciation of Ziggurats: Learn how to pronounce Ziggurats in English correctly

Learn how to say Ziggurats correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word ziggurat:

(in ancient Mesopotamia) a rectangular stepped tower, sometimes surmounted by a temple. Ziggurats are first attested in the late 3rd millennium bc and probably inspired the biblical story of the Tower of Babel (Gen. 11:1-9).

from Akkadian ziqqurratu