Akkadian Lesson #1


meat [ME : Meat] (adj.)

Comparison with other Semitic languages :

* Proto-Semitic : *miʾt
* Arabic : miʾat مِئَة
* Syriac : mʾā ܡܳܐܐ
* Hebrew : mēʾā מֵאָה
* Ugaritic : mỉt
* Ge’ez : mǝʾǝt

Homework: Research why “meat” is an adjective in ancient Akkadian.

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