Definition of Aramaic. Meaning of Aramaic. Synonyms of Aramaic

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Definition of Aramaic

Aramaic
Aramaic Ar`a*ma"ic, a. [See Aram[ae]an, a.] Pertaining to Aram, or to the territory, inhabitants, language, or literature of Syria and Mesopotamia; Aram[ae]an; -- specifically applied to the northern branch of the Semitic family of languages, including Syriac and Chaldee. -- n. The Aramaic language.

Meaning of Aramaic from wikipedia

- Aramaic (classical Syriac: ܐܪܡܝܐ Arāmāyā; Old Aramaic: 𐤀𐤓𐤌𐤉𐤀; Imperial Aramaic: 𐡀𐡓𐡌𐡉𐡀; square script אַרָמָיָא) is a Semitic language that originated...
- The ancient Aramaic alphabet was adapted by Arameans from the Phoenician alphabet and became a distinct script by the 8th century BC. It was used to write...
- The Neo-Aramaic or Modern Aramaic languages are varieties of Aramaic that evolved during the late medieval and early modern periods, and continue to the...
- also known as Syriac Aramaic (Syrian Aramaic, Syro-Aramaic) and classical Syriac (in its literary and liturgical form), is an Aramaic language that emerged...
- of only two Northwest Semitic languages still spoken, the other being Aramaic. The language was not referred to by the name Hebrew in the Hebrew Bible...
- Old Aramaic refers to the earliest stage of the Aramaic language, known from the Aramaic inscriptions discovered since the 19th century. Emerging as the...
- Biblical Aramaic is the form of Aramaic that is used in the books of Daniel and Ezra in the Hebrew Bible. It should not be confused with the Aramaic paraphrases...
- The Arameans (Old Aramaic: 𐤀𐤓𐤌𐤉𐤀; Gr****: Ἀραμαῖοι; Syriac: ܐܪ̈ܡܝܐ / Ārāmāyē) were an ancient Semitic-speaking people in the Near East, first recorded...
- Jewish Palestinian Aramaic (abbreviated JPA) was a Western Aramaic language spoken by the Jews during the classic Era in Judea and the Levant, specifically...
- The language of Jesus and his disciples is believed to be Aramaic. This is the common language of Judea in the first century AD, most likely a Galilean...