Pronunciation: (ak'ad, ä'käd), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/akkad.html on line 71 [key]
1. one of the ancient kingdoms of Mesopotamia, the northern division of Babylonia.
2. Also called Agade. a city in and the capital of this kingdom, one of the three cities of Nimrod's kingdom. Gen. 10:10.
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