Anatolian: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (an"u-tō'lē-un), [key]
— adj.
  1. of or pertaining to Anatolia, its inhabitants, or their language.
  2. of, pertaining to, or belonging to the Anatolian group or family of languages.
  1. a native or inhabitant of Anatolia.
  2. any of various Turkish dialects spoken in Anatolia.
  3. a group or family of extinct languages that includes cuneiform Hittite and its nearest congeners, as Lycian, Lydian, and Luwian.
  4. a variety of Turkish rug woven in Anatolia.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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