adjective or noun see Palmyra

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  • Palmyrene — or Palmyrenean was a West Aramaic dialect spoken in the city of Palmyra, Syria, in the early centuries AD. The development of cursive versions of Aramaic led to the creation of the Palmyrene alphabets.Other West Aramaic dialects include Nabataean …   Wikipedia

  • Palmyrēne — Palmyrēne, s.u. Palmyra …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • palmyrene — pal·my·rene …   English syllables

  • palmyrene — I. ˈpalməˌrēn, ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Latin palmyrenus, from Palmyra ancient city of Syria : of or relating to the ancient city of Palmyra, Syria II. noun ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • Palmyrene Empire — Infobox Former Country conventional long name = Breakaway Palmyrene Empire common name = Palmyrene Empire| continent = moved from Category:Asia to the Middle East region = the Middle East country = Syria era = Late Antiquity government type =… …   Wikipedia

  • Malakbel — Palmyrene deities: from left to right: the lunar god Aglibôl, the supreme god Beelshamên, the sun god Malakbêl. 1st century CE slab, found near Bir Wereb, Wadi Miyah, Syria, Louvre Museum. Malakbêl was a sun deity of the city of Palmyra in pre… …   Wikipedia

  • TADMOR — (Heb. תַּדְמֹר; Palmyra), an oasis city at the point of intersection of the caravan roads in the central Syrian desert and the steppe land between Lebanon and Jabel Bishri, halfway between the Euphrates and the Orontes River in the Mediterranean… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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