• WordNet 3.6
    • n Anatolian an extinct branch of the Indo-European family of languages known from inscriptions and important in the reconstruction of Proto-Indo European
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Anatolian Of or pertaining to Anatolia, that is, Asia Minor, or the greater part of it on the west and northwest.
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In literature:

The staff of the pachas followed, preceding the grandees who closed the march, mounted on Anatolian chargers.
"Lothair" by Benjamin Disraeli
The town on the plain must have been almost intolerable in the fierce Anatolian summer-heat.
"Outspoken Essays" by William Ralph Inge
In fact, the Anatolian Turk is still a good Mohammedan of the time of Solyman, and not one of the degenerate race of Stamboul.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, Volume 22. July, 1878." by Various
Ithamar, on a snow-white Anatolian charger, followed by six hundred officers of his division, all mounted on steeds of pure race.
"Alroy The Prince Of The Captivity" by Benjamin Disraeli
The climate of the Anatolian uplands is one of extremes.
"The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism" by Franz Cumont
The Anatolian rug is large and very heavy.
"Rugs: Oriental and Occidental, Antique & Modern" by Rosa Belle Holt
Just which particular Turkish rugs are properly classed as Anatolians it is hard to say, Anatolia being so large a province.
"The Oriental Rug" by William D. Ellwanger
Russia must evacuate the Anatolian provinces taken from Turkey, as well as the districts of Kars, Erivan and Batum.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume VII (of VIII)" by Various
Two short days' ride from Nicaea had brought us to Mekidje, a station on the Anatolian Railway half-way between Haida Pasha and Eskishehr.
"By Desert Ways to Baghdad" by Louisa Jebb
But about 1895 the advent of the Anatolian railway began to restore its prosperity.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 3" by Various
The figure of the major domo (Vekilkhardj), a gray-bearded Anatolian, however, has perhaps made the deepest impression upon my memory.
"Árminius Vambéry, his life and adventures" by Árminius Vambéry
Already in 1915 the Anatolian Railway linked Constantinople to Konia.
"Eastern Nights - and Flights" by Alan Bott
From then on, German capital took over and put into execution the tremendous project of the Anatolian railway.
"The Accumulation of Capital" by Rosa Luxemburg

In news:

When Will Howkins adopted Haatchi, a three-legged dog, he had no idea the impact the Anatolian Shepherd would have on his family.
Beth Bohnert checks on female goats along with her Great Pyrenees and Anatolian Shepherd mixes at Mountain Hollow Farm near Tazewell in Claiborne County Thursday, June 14, 2012.
Each December they whirl in the Anatolian city of Konya, at the tomb of the Sufi poet Celalatin Rumi, who is said to have invented whirling when he first spun himself into an ecstatic trance there in the 13th century.
CANCELLED Fundamentals of Wrench Tectonics Applied to the Anatolian Plate.
Snug but cozy Tucked into a narrow space, Anatolian Kitchen serves traditional Turkish cuisine with warm ambiance.
A heat wave gripping Turkey disturbed Kemal Pala, a gunsmith, so much that he bit his neighbor's howling dog, named Lassie, three times, the semi-official Anatolian News Agency said.
Turkey (), known officially as the Republic of Turkey , is a Eurasian country located in Western Asia (mostly in the Anatolian peninsula) and in East Thrace in Southeastern Europe.
Sound Travels this week has been all over the Middle East,and today we got specific as I highlighted Turkey in song with some amazingly funky psych sounds from the Anatolian Penninsula.