Syrian

[seer-ee-uh n]
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adjective

of or relating to Syria or its inhabitants.

noun

a native or inhabitant of Syria.

Origin of Syrian

1350–1400; Middle English Sirien < Middle French. See Syria, -an
Related formsnon-Syr·i·an, adjective, nounpre-Syr·i·an, adjective, nounpro-Syr·i·an, adjective
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Syrian

adjective

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

noun

a native or inhabitant of Syria
Eastern Churches a Syrian Christian
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