Etymology
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Sumerian (adj.)

1874, from French Sumérien (1872), "pertaining to Sumer," name of a district in ancient Babylonia, once the seat of a great civilization. As the name of a language from 1887. Related: Sumeria.

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Definitions of Sumerian
1
Sumerian (n.)
a member of a people who inhabited ancient Sumer;
2
Sumerian (adj.)
of or relating to ancient Sumer or its inhabitants;
From wordnet.princeton.edu