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Akkadian

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The Sound of the Ancient Babylonian Dialect/ Akkadian Language (Epic of Gilgamesh)

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What is Akkadian?

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

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The Epic of Gilgamesh in Old Babylonian Dialect (Akkadian language)

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The Advice of an Akkadian Father to His Son (Full Text)

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.
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  • Akkadian literature