Elamite

noun
Elam·​ite | \ ˈē-lə-ˌmīt How to pronounce Elamite (audio) \

Definition of Elamite

: a language of unknown affinities used in Elam approximately from the 25th to the 4th centuries b.c.

First Known Use of Elamite

1874, in the meaning defined above

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