aramaize

transitive verb

ar·​a·​ma·​ize
-ˌīz
-ed/-ing/-s
often capitalized
1
: to tincture with Aramaisms
aramaized Greek
2
: to cause to become Aramaean in culture or Aramaic in language
Syria … became thoroughly Aramaized David Diringer

Word History

Etymology

arama(ic) + -ize

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“Aramaize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aramaize. Accessed 28 Nov. 2022.

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