Definition of Uruk in US English:

Uruk

proper noun

  • An ancient city in southern Mesopotamia, to the northwest of Ur. One of the greatest cities of Sumer, it was built in the 5th millennium BC and is associated with the legendary hero Gilgamesh.

    Arabic name Warka; biblical name Erech

Pronunciation

Uruk

/ˈo͝oro͝ok/