Elamite

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

Definition of Elamite

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

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Elamite adjective

First Known Use of Elamite

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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“Elamite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Elamite. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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