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  • noun Plural form of Akkadian.

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Examples

  • I find it difficult to identify any "Akkadians", and prefer to make a distinction between Assyrian and Babylonian for post-2000 BCE Mesopotamian languages.

    languagehat.com: THE LANGUAGE OF AKKADIAN.

  • The Sumerians gave way to the Akkadians, then the Assyrians, whose empire spanned Iraq, the Levant, and parts of Turkey, Egypt, and Iran.

    Day of Honey

  • The Sumerians gave way to the Akkadians, then the Assyrians, whose empire spanned Iraq, the Levant, and parts of Turkey, Egypt, and Iran.

    Day of Honey

  • It was the Sumerians who had first created and used the cuneiform writing system, which was soon adopted by neighboring tribes, most particularly the Akkadians, Semitic speakers who dwelled to the north of the Sumerians.

    The Whisperers

  • It was the Sumerians who had first created and used the cuneiform writing system, which was soon adopted by neighboring tribes, most particularly the Akkadians, Semitic speakers who dwelled to the north of the Sumerians.

    The Whisperers

  • Anti-Semites exist around the world, and their proudest stomping grounds are located securely in the Middle East note: yes, Arabs technically belong to the "Semitic" origins of Akkadians, Canaanites, Phoenicians, Hebrews, and Ethiopian Semites.

    2009 March 10 « Unambiguously Ambidextrous

  • Anti-Semites exist around the world, and their proudest stomping grounds are located securely in the Middle East note: yes, Arabs technically belong to the "Semitic" origins of Akkadians, Canaanites, Phoenicians, Hebrews, and Ethiopian Semites.

    The Arab Reflex: Blame The Jews « Unambiguously Ambidextrous

  • The Akkadians and the Babylonians conducted trade with India, southwest Africa and will into the Caucus mountains.

    Matt Ridley vs. My Most Wrong Belief, Arnold Kling | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty

  • The Akkadians practiced an early version of church-state separation in other ways, too.

    When The Comet Flew Through Ancient Evenings

  • Urban revolution: The Akkadians of Mesopotamia, in what is now southern Iraq, had no need to crane their necks to look for portents.

    When The Comet Flew Through Ancient Evenings

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