Hittite Religion
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hittite Religion
Hittite Religion Overviews the religious beliefs and practices of the Hittite people and their relationship to the Bible.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hittite Religion
HITTITE RELIGION. The Hittite royal archives, known since 1907, cover the 18th to the 13th centuries b.c. They constitute one of the richest archives of the ancient Near East, and contain the most religious documents of any archive. These archives are the oldest evidence of an Indo-European language
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
HITTITES<hit’-its> ([חִתִּים בְּנֵי הֵת‎, bene cheth], chittim; [Χετται̂οι, Chettaioi]): One of the seven nations conquered by Israel in Palestine.
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 3, H–L
Hittite hit’tit (חִתִּיH3153, cf. also בּנֵי־חֵת, “the sons of Heth” [Gen. 23:3 et al.]; represented in cuneiform as ḫatti). The Hittites were an ancient Indo-European people who lived in Anatolia and N Syria. The term, however, is used in the OT to designate several peoples of differing ethnic origins.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
HITTITES, hitʹīts (בְּנֵי חֵת‎, חִתִּים‎, benē ḥēth, ḥittīm; Χετταῖοι, Chettaíoi): One of the seven nations conquered by Israel in Pal. I. OT Notices1. Enumeration of Races2. Individuals3. Later Mention II. History 1. Sources 2. Chronology 3. Egyptian Invasions: XVIIIth Dynasty 4. “The