Akkadian edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Semitic *ʔil- (deity). Cognate with Arabic إِلٰه (ʔilāh) and Biblical Hebrew אֵל (ʔel).

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ilum m (construct state il or ili, dual ilān, plural ilū or ilānū, feminine iltum) (from Old Akkadian on)

  1. god, deity

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