Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: assyria
IPA transcription: [əs'ɪɹiə]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: Assyria
    Meaning: an ancient kingdom in northern Mesopotamia which is in present-day Iraq
Usage examples
  • This god was also worshipped by the military aristocracy of Mitanni, which held sway for a period over Assyria.
  • "Among the ancient cultured nations of Egypt and Assyria handicrafts had already come to a stage which could only have been reached by thousands of years of progress.