Elam

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geographical name \ˈē-ləm\
variants: or

Susiana

\ˌsü-zē-ˈa-nə, -ˈä-, -ˈā-\play

Definition of Elam

  1. ancient kingdom in southwestern Asia at the head of the Persian Gulf east of Babylonia; capital Susa

Elamite

play \ˈē-lə-ˌmīt\ adj or noun

ELAM Defined for English Language Learners

Elam

play
geographical name \ˈē-ləm\

Definition of Elam for English Language Learners

  • : country in ancient southwestern Asia


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