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Mitannian

[ mi-tan-ee-uhn ]

noun

  1. a native or inhabitant of the Mitanni kingdom.


adjective

  1. of or relating to the Mitannians or the Mitanni kingdom.

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Word History and Origins

Origin of Mitannian1

First recorded in 1895–1900; Mitanni + -an

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Example Sentences

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

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

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

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

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