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1. Of or relating to Anatolia or its people, language, or culture.
2. Of or relating to a branch of the Indo-European language family that includes Hittite and other extinct languages of ancient Anatolia.
a. A native or inhabitant of Anatolia.
b. A person of Anatolian ancestry.
2. The Anatolian languages.


1. (Placename) of or relating to Anatolia or its inhabitants
2. (Languages) denoting, belonging to, or relating to an ancient family of languages related to the Indo-European family and including Hittite
3. (Languages) this family of languages, sometimes regarded as a branch of Indo-European
4. (Peoples) a native or inhabitant of Anatolia


(ˌæn əˈtoʊ li ən)

1. of or pertaining to Anatolia or Anatolians.
2. of or pertaining to Anatolian.
3. a native or inhabitant of Anatolia.
4. a language family of ancient Anatolia, a branch of Indo-European, that includes Hittite, Luwian, Lycian, and Lydian.
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Noun1.Anatolian - an extinct branch of the Indo-European family of languages known from inscriptions and important in the reconstruction of Proto-Indo European
Indo-European language, Indo-Hittite, Indo-European - the family of languages that by 1000 BC were spoken throughout Europe and in parts of southwestern and southern Asia
Hittite - the language of the Hittites and the principal language of the Anatolian group of languages; deciphered from cuneiform inscriptions
Lycian - an Anatolian language
Luvian, Luwian - an Anatolian language
Lydian - an Anatolian language
Palaic - an Anatolian language
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