Definition of Anatolian

1. Noun. An extinct branch of the Indo-European family of languages known from inscriptions and important in the reconstruction of Proto-Indo European.

Exact synonyms: Anatolian Language
Generic synonyms: Indo-european, Indo-european Language, Indo-hittite
Specialized synonyms: Hittite, Lycian, Luvian, Luwian, Lydian, Palaic



Definition of Anatolian

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to Anatolia or its people, culture, etc. ¹

2. Noun. A native or inhabitant of Anatolia ¹

3. Noun. Any of the languages of Anatolia ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Anatolian

Anaspida
Anastacia
Anastasi
Anastasia
Anastasius
Anastatica
Anastatica hierochuntica
Anastomus
Anatidae
Anatole
Anatole France
Anatoli
Anatoli Karpov
Anatoli Yevgenevich Karpov
Anatolia
Anatolian (current term)
Anatolian language
Anatolians
Anatolias
Anatolius
Anaxagoras
Anaxagorean
Anaxarchus
Anaximander
Anaximenes
Ancestors Night
Ancestors Nights
Anchorage
Anchusa capensis
Anchusa officinalis

Literary usage of Anatolian

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1. Asia: With Ethnological Appendix by Augustus Henry Keane, Richard Carnac Temple (1882)
"... Anatolian peasant, his rough manners, his harsh dialect, so different in its primitive type from the Arabo - Persian jargon that passes for Anatolian ..."

2. Charis: Essays in Honor of Sara A. Immerwahr by Anne Proctor Chapin (2004)
"IN SEARCH OF Anatolian APOLLO by Edwin L. Brown "It is doubtful whether any other divinity played a comparable part in the development of the Hellenic way ..."

3. The Earth and Its Inhabitants by Élisée Reclus (1891)
"THE Anatolian GREEKS. The Greeks, those children of oppressed riots, who already regard themselves as the future masters of the peninsula, are probably to a ..."

4. The Cities and Bishoprics of Phrygia: Being an Essay of the Local History of by William Mitchell Ramsay (1895)
"The native Anatolian Social System, (a) Enfranchisement by Dedication p. 134. (b) Exemplaria p. 134. ..."

5. My Secret Service: Vienna--Sophia--Constantinople--Nish--Belgrade--Asia by Man who dined with the Kaiser (1916)
"I knew that for ordinary civil travellers the Anatolian Railway is closed, because the whole of Asia Minor is what we call here in "the War Zone. ..."

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