- The 2nd millennium BC spanned the years 2000 through 1001 BC. In the Ancient Near East, it marks the transition from the Middle to the Late Bronze Age . The Ancient Near Eastern cultures are well within the historical era: The first half of the millennium is dominated by the Middle Kingdom of Egypt and Babylonia .
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The 2nd millennium BC spanned the years 2000 through 1001 BC. In the Ancient Near East, it marks the transition from the Middle to the Late Bronze Age.The Ancient Near Eastern cultures are well within the historical era: The first half of the millennium is dominated by the Middle Kingdom of Egypt and Babylonia.
The 2nd millennium BC is the time between the Middle and the late Bronze Age. The first half of the millennium saw a lot of activity by the Middle Kingdom of Egypt and Babylonia.
2000 BC—Wheeled chariots and wagonsappearedDevelopment of the alphabetHindus developed castesystemOlmec civilization in Mesoamerica.Middle Elamiteperiod.Oxus civilization.Andronovo culture, Central Asia.Hammurabi, Babylonian king and lawmaker (1792–1745 BC)Pharaoh Kamose of the Seventeenth dynasty of Egypt (reigned 1573 BC–1570 BC)Pharaoh Ahmose I of the Eighteenth dynasty of Egypt (reigned 1550 BC–1526 BC)Pharaoh Amenhotep I of the Eighteenth dynasty of Egypt (reigned 1526 BC–1506 BC)The biblical patriarchs, Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, in the Genesisnarrative are set in the early to mid 2nd millennium.The Exodus and Moses are set in the late 2nd millennium (possibly the Amarna Period, see also Osarseph, Moses and Monotheism).
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Aug 20, 2011 · second millenium bce: 1000-1999 bc (around 3000-3499 years ago) Third millenium bce: 2000-2999 bc (around 4000-4999 years ago)..
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