Maybe you can tell the Ecuadorians that Israel deserves Hebron because Abraham bought land there from Ephron the Hittite.
Layard had found four Hittite seals in the palace of Sennacherib at Nineveh.
He found a ready market for them among the Hittite and Araman kings.
This would indicate that they were not Greek, and it is thought by some that they may at this time have been of Hittite stock.
From this time forward it becomes possible to speak of a Hittite empire.
We all know what he is to speak of; he looks troubled even to distress;it is the matter of Uriah the Hittite.
Six times did he charge the Hittite host, and six times they broke and were slaughtered.
The treaty was cemented by the marriage of the Hittite princess with the Pharaoh.
The treaty was sealed by the marriage of the Pharaoh with the daughter of the Hittite king.
What actually remains of Hittite art hardly bears out this statement.
c.1600, "of or pertaining to an Indo-European people whose empire (c.1900-700 B.C.E.) covered much of modern Turkey and Syria," from Hebrew Hitti "Hittite" (plural Hittim), from Hittite Hatti. The biblical use (cf. Gen. xv:20, etc.) refers to Canaanite or Syrian tribes that probably were genuine scions of the Hittites. They were called khita or kheta in Egyptian.