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Eb•la•ite



Pronunciation: (eb'lu-īt", ē'blu-), [key]
n.
1. the Semitic language of the people of Ebla, believed to be closely related to Ugaritic, Phoenician, and Hebrew, but written in cuneiform characters borrowed from Sumerian: decoded from the Ebla Tablets. Cf. Ebla.
2. a member of these people.

adj.
Also,Eb•lanPronunciation: (eb'lun, ē'blun). [key]of or pertaining to Ebla, its people, or their language.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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