Meaning of Assyrian


Pronunciation: (u-sēr'ē-un), [key]
— adj.
  1. of or pertaining to Assyria, its inhabitants, or their language.
  1. a native or an inhabitant of Assyria.
  2. the dialect of Akkadian spoken in Assyria. Cf. Akkadian (def. 1).
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