Syria

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Coat of arms of Syria

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From Latin Syria, from Ancient Greek Συρία(Suría), ultimately from Akkadian 𒀸𒋩(Aššur, Assur) and hence cognate to Assyria.

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Syria

  1. A country in the Middle East. Official name: Syrian Arab Republic.
  2. (historical) An Ancient Roman province between 64 BCE and 135 CE.

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Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek Συρίᾱ(Suríā, Syria).

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Sȳria f ‎(genitive Sȳriae); first declension

  1. Syria (region in the ancient Near East, loosely corresponding to modern Syria)
  2. (transferred sense) Assyria
  3. (New Latin) Syria (modern country)

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First declension.

Case Singular
nominative Sȳria
genitive Sȳriae
dative Sȳriae
accusative Sȳriam
ablative Sȳriā
vocative Sȳria

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Syria

  1. Syria

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Syria

  1. Syria

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Polish[edit]

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Syria f

  1. Syria

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Portuguese[edit]

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Syria f

  1. Obsolete spelling of Síria