akkum

noun ak·kum \ ˈä-kəm \

Definition of akkum

plural -s
1 : a Chaldean star worshiper
2 in the Talmud : heathen, idolater

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Origin and Etymology of akkum

Hebrew ʽakkum, an acrostic (its details obscured by transliteration) of ʽōbhedh kōkhābhīm ūmazzālōth worshiper of stars and constellations


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