OTHER WORDS FROM Assyrianpre-As·syr·i·an, adjectivepseu·do-As·syr·i·an, adjective, noun
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How to use Assyrian in a sentence
The 3,500-year-old Assyrian tablet contains a segment from the Sumerian Epic of Gilgamesh poem, which is considered one of the oldest literary works in history.
I should like to see him, girl, and I should like also to learn whither they have dared to carry this Assyrian-born.Sarchedon|G. J. (George John) Whyte-Melville
The new movement was evidently anti-Assyrian, and strenuous endeavours were made to present a united front.
Dusk dropped down without his noticing—dusk on the carved, Assyrian-looking masses of the rocks.Five Tales|John Galsworthy
British Dictionary definitions for Assyrian
- the language of the ancient Assyrians, belonging to the E Semitic subfamily of the Afro-Asiatic family and regarded as a dialect of Akkadian
- a dialect of Aramaic, spoken by modern Assyrians