Luvian[lo͞oˈvē-ən] also Lu·wi·an [-wē-ən]
Luvian definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- An Indo-European language of the Anatolian family, attested in documents from the second and first millennia B.C. and now extinct.
- A speaker of Luvian.
Of or relating to the Luvians, their culture, or their language.
Origin: From Hittite Lūiya, ancient region in Anatolia.
Variant of Luwian
an extinct Anatolian language regarded as closely related to Hittite
Origin: ; from the native name