Origin of Hittite
Examples from the Web for hittite
Contemporary Examples of hittite
Maybe you can tell the Ecuadorians that Israel deserves Hebron because Abraham bought land there from Ephron the Hittite.Happy Now, Bibi?
December 8, 2010
Historical Examples of hittite
He found a ready market for them among the Hittite and Araman kings.The Expositor's Bible: The First Book of Kings
F. W. Farrar
They showed that the Hittite had won and kept the pass by force of arms.
Not far from Karabel another monument of Hittite art has been discovered.
When, however, we speak of a Hittite empire we must understand clearly what that means.
Like the Egyptian Pharaoh, the Hittite monarch was accompanied to battle by his scribes.
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.