Estrangela

noun Es·tran·ge·la \eˈstraŋgələ\
variants: or

Estrangelo

or

Estranghelo

\-ˌlō\

Definition of Estrangela

plural

-s

  1. :  the earlier form of the Syriac alphabet — compare serta

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Origin and Etymology of estrangela

Syriac esţrangelāyē rounded (letters), from Greek strongylos rounded; akin to Greek strangos twisted — more at strain (draw tight)


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