Wikipedia:WikiProject Ancient Near East

This is a project to better organize information in articles related to the ancient Near East. This page and its subpages contain suggestions. If you would like to help, please inquire on the talk page.

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NOTABLE SITES

HISTORY

NOTABLE PEOPLE

CHRONOLOGY

LANGUAGE and WRITING

RELIGION

MISC

Ancient Egypt (go to Wikipedia:WikiProject Ancient Egypt)

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Category:Ancient Near East

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"Near East"/"Middle East"/"Orient"Edit

It seems that "Near East" is the preferred name now (googlehits "Ancient NE/ME/Orient": ca. 25:5:1).

The standard should be to use "Near East" in article titles and to create redirects for "Middle East" and "Orient".