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What is the literal meaning of Mohenjo-Daro?

Asked by Oxton on Nov 30, -0001

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Rogorz

Rogorz

Answered on Jan 17, 2019

Mohenjo-Daro means "Mound of the dead"

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B.Jason

B.Jason

Answered on Apr 20, 2018

In any case, exactly who involved the antiquated city in current Pakistan amid the third thousand years B.C. remains a baffle. ... The Indus Valley human progress was totally obscure until 1921, when unearthings in what might move toward becoming Pakistan uncovered the urban areas of Harappa and Mohenjo Daro
Mound of the dead.
That is the literal meaning in Sindhi.

Despite the fact that the Egyptians, Mesopotamians and so forth were the peers of the Indus valley progress, their languages and compositions, for example, heiroglyphs have been meant comprehend their abstract works. These assistance in understanding an extraordinary arrangement about the human advancements from the main individual's point of view.

Nonetheless, tragically, the Indus valley human advancement has its boustrophedon composed form which is as yet undecipherable. This doesn't give us the genuine names of the urban areas.
Concurrently, these urban communities have been named after the towns and towns nearest to where these vestiges have been found.

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D. Collingwood

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Answered on Feb 05, 2018

Mohenjodaro means "mound of the dead". It was one of the largest settlements in the ancient Indus valley civilization. It is located in the current day Sindhprovince of Pakistan. Accordingto archaeologists, it is one of the firstmajor cities in all of humancivilization.The Mohenjodaro civilization was the first to have proper drainage system and water conservation system. By the examination of the remains of the civilization, the architecture of Mohenjo-Daro was planned and they were one of the most prosperous at their time.

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Osbert

Mohenjodaro means the mound of the dead.
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