Gilgamesh

noun
Gil·​ga·​mesh | \ ˈgil-gə-ˌmesh How to pronounce Gilgamesh (audio) , gil-ˈgä- \

Definition of Gilgamesh

: a legendary Sumerian king and hero of the Gilgamesh Epic

First Known Use of Gilgamesh

1894, in the meaning defined above

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“Gilgamesh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gilgamesh. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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