Shinar (shĪˈnär) [key], in the Bible, the whole or a part of Babylonia.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Shinar from Fact Monster:

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Biblical Proper Names

Play Hangman

Play Poptropica

Play Quizzes

Play Tic Tac Toe