Akkad (an aa Akkade, Agade; cuneiform 𒌵𒆠 URIKI) wis the caipital o the Akkadian Empire, which wis the dominant poleetical force in Mesopotamie during a period o aboot 150 years in the last third o the 3rd millennium BC.

Cairt o the Near East shawin the extent o the Akkadian Empire an the general aurie in which Akkad wis locatit