Definition of Syriac. Meaning of Syriac. Synonyms of Syriac

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Definition of Syriac

Syriac
Syriac Syr"i*ac, a. [L. Syriacus, from Syria: cf. F. syriaque.] Of or pertaining to Syria, or its language; as, the Syriac version of the Pentateuch. -- n. The language of Syria; especially, the ancient language of that country.

Meaning of Syriac from wikipedia

- Syriac may refer to: Syriac language, a dialect of Middle Aramaic Syriac alphabet Syriac (Unicode block) Syriac Supplement Neo-Aramaic languages also...
- Syriac Christianity (Syriac: ܡܫܝܚܝܘܬܐ ܣܘܪܝܝܬܐ‎ / Mšiḥāyuṯā Suryāyṯā; Arabic: مسيحية سريانية‎, masīḥīat surīānīa) is the form of Eastern Christianity whose...
- template Infobox ethnic group is being considered for merging. › ****yrians (Syriac: ܐܬܘܪ̈ܝܐ‎, ʾĀṯōrāyē; or ܣܘܪ̈ܝܐ, Sūrāyē) are an ethnic group indigenous to...
- Syriac (/ˈsɪriæk/; ܠܫܢܐ ܣܘܪܝܝܐ Leššānā Suryāyā), also known as Syrian/Syriac Aramaic, Syro-Aramaic or Cl****ical Syriac, is a dialect of Middle Aramaic...
- The Syriac Orthodox Church (Cl****ical Syriac: ܥܺܕܬܳܐ ܣܽܘ̣ܪܝܳܝܬܳܐ ܬܪܺܝܨܰܬ ܫܽܘ̣ܒ̣ܚܳܐ‎, romanized: ʿIdto Suryoyto Triṣaṯ Šuḇḥo; Arabic: الكنيسة السريانية...
- The Syriac alphabet (ܐܠܦ ܒܝܬ ܣܘܪܝܝܐ ʾālep̄ bêṯ Sūryāyā) is a writing system primarily used to write the Syriac language since the 1st century AD. It is...
- The Syriac Catholic Church (Cl****ical Syriac: ܥܕܬܐ ܣܘܪܝܝܬܐ ܩܬܘܠܝܩܝܬܐ‎, romanized: ʿĪṯo Suryayṯo Qaṯolīqayṯo, Arabic: الكنيسة السريانية الكاثوليكية‎), also...
- of two main liturgical rites of Syriac Christianity. It is chiefly practiced in the Syriac Maronite Church, the Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch and churches...
- The Maronite Church (Arabic: الأنطاكية السريانية المارونية‎, Cl****ical Syriac: ܥܕܬܐ ܣܘܪܝܝܬܐ ܡܪܘܢܝܬܐ ܕܐܢܛܝܘܟܝܐ‎) is an Eastern Catholic sui iuris particular...
- or Nasrani Mappila, are an ethnoreligious community of Indian (Malayali) Syriac Christians from Kerala, India, who trace their origins to the evangelistic...
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