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[uh-gah-duh] /əˈgɑ də/
Akkad (def 2). Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • E-an-dadia, name of zikkurat at Agade, 639;meaning of name, 639.

  • A statue of him has been found at Agade or Accad, and also his cylinder with an inscription on it giving his name and exploits.

    Human Origins Samuel Laing
  • These kings of Agade extended their jurisdiction as far north, at least, as Nippur on the one side and Sippar on the other.

  • Besides the kings of Agade, the rulers of other places pay their devotions to Bel of Nippur.

  • The kings of this line were Semitic and resided sometimes at Agade and sometimes at Kish.

    Archology and the Bible George A. Barton
  • The inscription of Nabonidus in question was found in the mound of Sippar near Agade.

    Mesopotamian Archaeology Percy S. P. Handcock
  • Later traditions cherished the name of a king, Enmeduranki, whom they called a king of Sippar or Agade.

    Archology and the Bible George A. Barton
  • Etana is in our list of kings called a king of Kish, but in later times kings of Kish were also called kings of Agade.

    Archology and the Bible George A. Barton

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