Assyrian

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Etymology[edit]

From Assur, the original capital city of Assyria

Noun[edit]

Assyrian (plural Assyrians)

  1. A person who resided in the ancient region on the Upper Tigris river, with capital city of Assur.
  2. A citizen of an ancient nation and empire, including the northern half of Mesopotamia, with capital city of Nineveh.

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Adjective[edit]

Assyrian (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to the ancient region on the Upper Tigris river, with capital city of Assur.
  2. Of or pertaining to the ancient nation and empire, including the northern half of Mesopotamia, with capital city of Nineveh.

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