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Mitannian

[mi-tan-ee-uh n]
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noun
  1. a native or inhabitant of the Mitanni kingdom.
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adjective
  1. of or relating to the Mitannians or the Mitanni kingdom.
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Origin of Mitannian

First recorded in 1895–1900; Mitanni + -an
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for mitannian

Historical Examples

  • Hepa was, however, the name of a Hittite and Mitannian goddess.

    Archology and the Bible

    George A. Barton

  • The decay of the Hittite and Mitannian power meant the revival of the older Aramæan population of the country.

  • At this juncture Subbiluliuma crossed the Euphrates again and entered Mitannian territory.

    Archology and the Bible

    George A. Barton

  • The power of Assyria had to be crippled; its revenues were required for the Mitannian exchequer.