arameans

Aramean

[ar-uh-mee-uhn]
noun
1.
a Semite of the division associated with Aram.
2.
Aramaic ( def 1 ).
Also, Aramaean.


Origin:
1825–35; < Latin Aramae(us) (< Greek aramaîos of Aram) + -an

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aramean

adjective
1. of or relating to Aram or to its inhabitants or their culture or their language 

noun
1. a member of one of a group of Semitic peoples inhabiting Aram and parts of Mesopotamia from the 11th to the 8th century BC 
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