سوريا

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Arabic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Συρία (Suría), from Akkadian 𒀸𒋩 (Aššur, Assur).

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سُورِيَا or سُورِيَّا (sūriyā or sūriyyāf

  1. Syria

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References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “سوري”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit सूर्य (sū́rya), variety of सूर (sū́ra, the sun), from स्वर् (svár, the sun, sunshine), from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

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سوريا (Rumi spelling suria)

  1. sun (the star around which the Earth revolves)

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