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 (Arāmāyā; Old Aramaic: 𐤀𐤓𐤌𐤉𐤀; Imperial Aramaic: 𐡀𐡓𐡌𐡉𐡀; square script אַרָמָיָא, Cl****ical Syriac: ܐܪܡܝܐ) is a 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...
- Syriac Aramaic (Syrian Aramaic, Syro-Aramaic), is an Aramaic language that emerged during the first century AD from a local Late Old Aramaic dialect...
- Old Aramaic refers to the earliest stage of the Aramaic language, known from the Aramaic inscriptions discovered since the 19th century. Emerging as the...
- of only two Northwest Semitic languages still spoken, the other being Aramaic, which is spoken primarily by Christian ****yrians and Syriac-Arameans,...
- The Arameans (Old Aramaic: 𐤀𐤓𐤌𐤉𐤀, Āramayē) were an ancient Semitic-speaking people in the Near East, first recorded in historical sources from the...
- self-identify as Syriacs, Arameans, and Chaldeans. Speakers of the Neo-Aramaic branch of Semitic languages as well as the primary languages in their countries...
- 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...
- translated into many languages from the biblical languages of Hebrew, Aramaic and Gr****. The Latin Vulgate translation was dominant in Western Christianity...
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