Akkadian

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noun Ak·ka·di·an \ə-ˈkā-dē-ən\

Definition of Akkadian

  1. 1 :  an extinct Semitic language of ancient Mesopotamia

  2. 2 :  a Semitic inhabitant of central Mesopotamia before 2000 b.c.

Akkadian

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Origin and Etymology of akkadian

Akkad, Babylonia


First Known Use: 1856

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