Italic language


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Noun1.Italic language - a branch of the Indo-European languages of which Latin is the chief representative
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
Osco-Umbrian - a group of dead languages of ancient Italy; they were displace by Latin
Latin - any dialect of the language of ancient Rome
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In July 2008 my Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the Other Italic Languages (EDLIL) was published.