neo-Syriac

noun \ ¦nē(ˌ)ō+ \
variants: or Neo-Syriac

Definition of neo-Syriac

:a modern form of Syriac that is spoken by Christians in northwestern Iran and that is akin to the ancient literary Syriac though not directly from it

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Origin and Etymology of neo-syriac

ne- + syriac


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