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U·ga·rit·ic

 (o͞o′gə-rĭt′ĭk, yo͞o′-)
n.
The Semitic language of Ugarit.
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Ugaritic

(ˌuːɡəˈrɪtɪk)
n
1. (Languages) an extinct Semitic language of N Syria
2. (Historical Terms) an extinct Semitic language of N Syria
adj
3. (Languages) of or relating to this language
4. (Historical Terms) of or relating to this language
[C19: after Ugarit (modern name: Ras Shamra), an ancient Syrian city-state]
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U•ga•rit•ic

(ˌu gəˈrɪt ɪk, ˌyu-)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to Ugarit, its people, or their language.
n.
2. the western Semitic language of the inhabitants of Ugarit, written in a cuneiform alphabet.
[1935–40]
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Noun1.Ugaritic - an extinct Semitic language of northern SyriaUgaritic - an extinct Semitic language of northern Syria
Canaanitic, Canaanitic language - a group of Semitic languages
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The Ugaritic language has been taught at many international universities from decades and it has gained its own world which has been on the international level as the "Ugaritology", in addition to an international magazine named after it "Ugaritica".
A Dictionary of the Ugaritic Language in the Alphabetic Tradition, Third Revised Edition.
A Dictionary of the Ugaritic Language in the Alphabetic Tradition, 3rd Revised Edition; 2 volume set
Scientists believe that the Ugaritic language is one of the most
Sanmartin, A Dictionary of the Ugaritic Language in the Alphabetic Tradition, Part I/II.
Another difficulty is that our understanding of the Ugaritic language is far from perfect.