Meaning of Akkad


Pronunciation: (ak'ad, ä'käd), [key]
— n.
  1. one of the ancient kingdoms of Mesopotamia, the northern division of Babylonia.
  2. Also calleda city in and the capital of this kingdom, one of the three cities of Nimrod's kingdom. Gen. 10:10.
  1. Akkadian.
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