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

- region Syriac alphabet Syriac (Unicode block) Syriac Supplement Neo-Aramaic languages also known as Syriac in most native vernaculars Syriac Christianity...
- a region located in the Middle East. Some ****yrians self-identify as Syriacs, Chaldeans, or Arameans. They are speakers of the Neo-Aramaic branch of...
- The Syriac language (/ˈsɪriæk/; classical Syriac: ܠܫܢܐ ܣܘܪܝܝܐ‎ / Leššānā Sūryāyā, Leshono Suryoyo), also known as Syriac Aramaic (Syrian Aramaic, Syro-Aramaic)...
- Syriac Christianity (Syriac: ܡܫܝܚܝܘܬܐ ܣܘܪܝܝܬܐ / Mšiḥoyuṯo Suryoyto or Mšiḥāyūṯā Suryāyṯā) is a distinctive branch of Eastern Christianity, whose formative...
- The Syriac Orthodox Church (classical Syriac: ܥܺܕܬܳܐ ܣܽܘܪܝܳܝܬܳܐ ܬܪܺܝܨܰܬ݂ ܫܽܘܒܚܳܐ, romanized: ʿIdto Sūryāyto Trīshath Shuvḥo; 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 (classical Syriac: ܥܕܬܐ ܣܘܪܝܝܬܐ ܩܬܘܠܝܩܝܬܐ, romanized: ʿĪṯo Suryayṯo Qaṯolīqayṯo, Arabic: الكنيسة السريانية الكاثوليكية) is an...
- of Saint James in the West Syriac dialect. It is practised in the Maronite Church, the Syriac Orthodox Church, the Syriac Catholic Church and various...
- Malankara Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Church, the Jacobite Syrian Church, and the Syriac Orthodox Church in India, is an autonomous Oriental Orthodox church based...
- Syriac Rite or Syrian Rite may refer to: West Syriac Rite, liturgical rite of the Syriac Orthodox Church, and the Syriac Catholic Church East Syriac Rite...