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Syrian

[seer-ee-uh n] /ˈsɪər i ən/
adjective
1.
of or relating to Syria or its inhabitants.
noun
2.
a native or inhabitant of Syria.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English Sirien < Middle French. See Syria, -an
Related forms
non-Syrian, adjective, noun
pre-Syrian, adjective, noun
pro-Syrian, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for prosyrian

Syrian

/ˈsɪrɪən/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or characteristic of Syria, its people, or their dialect of Arabic
2.
(Eastern Churches) of or relating to Christians who belong to churches with Syriac liturgies
noun
3.
a native or inhabitant of Syria
4.
(Eastern Churches) a Syrian Christian
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