Ugaritic

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noun

Uga·​rit·​ic ˌyü-gə-ˈri-tik How to pronounce Ugaritic (audio) ˌü-gə- How to pronounce Ugaritic (audio)
: the Semitic language of ancient Ugarit closely related to Phoenician and Hebrew

Ugaritic

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adjective

: of, relating to, or characteristic of the ancient city of Ugarit, its inhabitants, or Ugaritic

Word History

First Known Use

Noun

1936, in the meaning defined above

Adjective

1938, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Ugaritic was in 1936

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Cite this Entry

“Ugaritic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ugaritic. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

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