akkum

noun
ak·kum | \ˈä-kəm \
plural -s

Definition of akkum 

1 : a Chaldean star worshiper

2 in the Talmud : heathen, idolater

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First Known Use of akkum

1893, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for akkum

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

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