- of or relating to Syria or its inhabitants.
- a native or inhabitant of Syria.
Origin of Syrian
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Examples from the Web for syrian
Yazbek tells The Daily Beast that the traffickers guarantee their service, and they treat the Syrian refugees with respect.
It used to carry livestock but sailed its final voyage with a hold full of Syrian men, women, and children.
“The Syrian war is having its effects here as well,” said Yehyavi, the Iranian consul general in Quetta.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan
December 29, 2014
In Turkey, crime groups in border areas are exploiting the labor of Syrian male refugees who cannot find legitimate employment.ISIS, Boko Haram, and the Growing Role of Human Trafficking in 21st Century Terrorism
Louise I. Shelley
December 26, 2014
Divided and drained by war, Syrian Christians are determined to celebrate for the first time in four years.In One Corner of Syria, Christmas Spirit Somehow Manages to Survive
December 25, 2014
The owner of the villa was a rich Syrian with a French-American wife.It Happened in Egypt
C. N. Williamson
The evening of that very day, the trachoma-afflicted Syrian was absent from the ward.
We learn that they settled in the Syrian Quarter directly after clearing their merchandise.
After dinner he is introduced to his “poor dear Misfortune” by his Syrian friend.
The European hamster is at least twice the size of the Syrian or golden hamster.The Rambles of a Rat
A. L. O. E.
- of, relating to, or characteristic of Syria, its people, or their dialect of Arabic
- Eastern Churches of or relating to Christians who belong to churches with Syriac liturgies
- a native or inhabitant of Syria
- Eastern Churches a Syrian Christian
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