OTHER WORDS FROM Syriacpre-Syr·i·ac, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for syriac
Not so: there are Christians there too, like the Syriac Orthodox Patriarch.Why Won’t the West Defend Middle Eastern Christians?|Diarmaid MacCulloch|October 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Supplemented with one hour a week on Syriac, Arabic, Chaldaic, during four years.Loyola and the Educational System of the Jesuits|Thomas Hughes
Syriac Liturgy of St. James, "pars altaris in qu tabula defixa est;" "pars media mens vit."Rites and Ritual|Philip Freeman
That the Syriac has it so, is of little weight; seeing it is no original Syriac, but retranslation.Hope of the Gospel|George MacDonald
These are known in their entirety only in Syriac, and were first published by Wetstein , who held them genuine.
We owe it neither to the Syriac tongue nor to the Hebrew, a jargon of the Syriac, in which adultery is called niuph.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)