(/əˈkeɪdiən/ akkadû, 𒀝𒅗𒁺𒌑 ak-ka-du-u2; logogram: 𒌵𒆠 URIKI) is an extinct
East Semitic language
that was spoken
in ancient Mesopotamia
- Coordinates: 33°6′N 44°6′E / 33.100°N 44.100°E / 33.100; 44.100 The Akkadian Empire
(/əˈkeɪdiən/) was the first ancient empire
of Mesopotamia, centered...
to: The Akkadian
language, an extinct Eastern Semitic language Akkadians
of the Akkadian Empire Akkadian
(/ˌbæbɪˈloʊniə/) was an ancient Akkadian
in central-southern Mesopotamia
(present-day Iraq). A small
- Cuneiform, or Sumero-Akkadian
cuneiform, was one of the earliest systems
of writing, invented
Mesopotamia. It is distinguished...
- Akkadian literature
is the ancient literature written
in the Akkadian language
(****yrian and Babylonian
in the mythological traditions
of the ancient
, ****yrians, and Babylonians. Descriptions
of how many Anunnaki there
- sun and justice, and his father
Nanna, the god of the moon. During
the Akkadian Period
and afterward, Inanna, the goddess
of ****, beauty, and warfare,...
- 𒍪 𒀊, ZU.AB; Sumerian: abzu; Akkadian
: apsû, ), also called engur
(Cuneiform:𒇉, LAGAB×HAL; Sumerian: engur; Akkadian
: engurru—lit., ab='water' zu='deep')...
- regions along
the Turkish–Syrian and Iran–Iraq borders. The Sumerians
(including ****yrians and Babylonians) dominated Mesopotamia
from the beginning...