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- A Semitic Akkadian kingdom, extant as a nation state from the mid–23rd century BC to 608 BC centred on the Upper Tigris river, in northern Mesopotamia (present day northern Iraq), that came to rule regional empires a number of times through history.
Semitic Akkadian kingdom
- Assyria (ancient kingdom and subsequent Roman province)
- obsolete spelling of (used in Portugal until September 1911 and died out in Brazil during the 1920s).