Karshuni

noun
Kar·​shu·​ni
variants: or less commonly Carshuni \ kärˈshünē \ or Garshuni \ gär-​ \
plural -s

Definition of Karshuni

: Arabic written in Syriac characters especially as used in the Maronite ritual

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History and Etymology for Karshuni

Arabic karshūnīy, probably from Syriac gershūn alien, foreign + Arabic -īy belonging to

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“Karshuni.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Karshuni. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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