Pisidian language

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Region Ancient southwestern Anatolia
Extinct after the second century CE
Pisidian script
Language codes
ISO 639-3 xps
Linguist list
Glottolog pisi1234[1]

The Pisidian language is a member of the extinct Anatolian branch of the Indo-European language family spoken in Pisidia, a region of ancient Asia Minor. Known from some thirty short inscriptions from the first to second centuries CE, it appears to be closely related to Lycian and Sidetic.

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  1. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin; Bank, Sebastian, eds. (2016). "Pisidian". Glottolog 2.7. Jena: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History. 

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