Syriacism
Syriacism Syr"i*a*cism, n. A Syrian idiom; a Syrianism. [1913 Webster]

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  • syriacism — syr·i·a·cism …   English syllables

  • syriacism — ˈsirēəˌsizəm noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized : a form of expression peculiar to Syriac * * * Syrˈiacism / ə sizm/, Syrˈianism, Syrˈiasm or (rare) Syrˈism noun A Syriac idiom • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Syrianism — Syr i*an*ism, n. A Syrian idiom, or a peculiarity of the Syrian language; a Syriacism. Paley. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Syriasm — Syr i*asm, n. A Syrian idiom; a Syrianism; a Syriacism. M. Stuart. [1913 Webster] The Scripture Greek is observed to be full of Syriasms and Hebraisms. Bp. Warburton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • syriasm — ˈsirēˌazəm noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Syriac + asm (as in enthusiasm) : syriacism …   Useful english dictionary

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