Luwian language

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Luwian was the language of the Luwian people. It is ordered under the Anatolian branch of the Indo-European languages. It died around 600 BCE. Linguists believe that it had two laryngeal consonants inherited from Indo-European, because their cuneiform writing had two symbols that represent laryngeal sounds.

Further reading[change | change source]

  • "The Luwian Language" (PDF). Ilya Yakubovich, Marburg.