from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An ancient kingdom of northwest Mesopotamia extending from the bend in the Euphrates River nearly to the Tigris River. Founded probably by Aryans, the kingdom was established c. 1475 B.C. and lasted until c. 1275, when it fell to the Hittites.
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- proper n. Hurrian kingdom in northern Mesopotamia from ca. 1500 BCE, at the height of its power, during the 14th century BC, encompassing what is today southeastern Turkey, northern Syria and northern Iraq.
From Hittite 𒌷𒈪𒋫𒀭𒉌 (URUmi-ta-an-ni). (Wiktionary)