noun Also Accad.
Examples from the Web for akkad
Tiglath-pileser first paid attention to Babylonia, and extinguished the resistance of the Aramaeans in Akkad.
The prominent figure of Naram Sin, a later king of Akkad, bulks largely in history and tradition.
The legend of his labours is represented on a seal of Sargon of Akkad, a king who ruled fifty-seven hundred years ago.The Lords of the Ghostland|Edgar Saltus
In the month Sivan there was mourning for the kings mother in Akkad.Archology and the Bible|George A. Barton
After a quarter of a century had elapsed, Akkad and Sumer were overswept by the fierce Gutium from the north-eastern mountains.