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 (ăk′ăd′, ä′käd′)
See Akkad.


(Placename) a variant spelling of Akkad


or Ac•cad

(ˈæk æd, ˈɑ kɑd)

1. an ancient region in Mesopotamia, the N division of Babylonia.
2. a city in this region: capital of the Akkadian empire c2350–2200 b.c.
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With this appointment, he replaces Michel Accad who stepped down as CEO of Gulf Bank in January, due to personal reasons.
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Michel Accad, the chief executive of Kuwait's Gulf Bank, has resigned from his post for personal reasons, the lender said in a bourse statement on Sunday.
In 1986 Mahmoud Ayoub concluded that the Qur'an accuses Jews and Christians of altering the truths contained in their respective scriptures, not of altering the texts themselves; and in 2003 Martin Accad suggested that it would be useful to reconstruct the process whereby the understanding of tahry' by Muslims shifted from its Qur'anic sense of the failure of Jews and Christians to understand the meaning of their respective scriptures to its classical sense of the alteration of the texts of the Hebrew Bible and the New Testament.
Fixed points for mappings which are not necessarily continuous, Atti Accad.