Hittite is a member of the Anatolian branch of the Indo-European family of languages. It is an extinct language spoken between the 16th and 13th centuries BC in what is now Turkey. It was written using a cuneiform (wedged) script adapted from Akkadian, and is the earliest Indo-European language for which writing has been found.
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