from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A native or inhabitant of ancient Akkad.
- n. The Semitic language of Mesopotamia. Also called Assyrian.
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- adj. Of or pertaining to the Akkadian language of ancient Mesopotamia.
- adj. Of or pertaining to the Akkadian Empire.
- proper n. The now extinct Semitic language of ancient Mesopotamia, formerly used as an international language of diplomacy.
- n. A Semitic inhabitant of the region of Mesopotamia near the city of Akkad.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See Accadian.
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- n. an ancient branch of the Semitic languages
From Akkad, an important city of ancient Mesopotamia. (Wiktionary)