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Akkadian language

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Ancient Languages of the Middle East

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Mesopotamian Languages: Sumerian & Akkadian (Assyrian & Babylonian Dialects) Lord's Prayer

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Semitic Languages

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The Sound of the Akkadian Language: Cyrus the Great Cylinder

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Faces of Ancient Middle East Part 2 (Ancient Semites)

Akkadian is an extinct East Semitic language that was spoken in ancient Mesopotamia from the 30th century BC until its gradual replacement by Akkadian-influenced Eastern Aramaic among Mesopotamians between the eighth century and its final extinction by the first to third centuries AD.