[ eb-luh-ahyt, ee-bluh- ]

  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.: Compare Ebla.

  2. a member of these people.

  1. Also Eb·lan [eb-luhn, ee-bluhn]. /ˈɛb lən, ˈi blən/. of or relating to Ebla, its people, or their language.

Words Nearby Eblaite

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