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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Syrianadjective

    a native or inhabitant of Syria

  2. Syrianadjective

    of or relating to or characteristic of Syria or its people or culture

    "the Syrian government"


  1. Syriannoun

    A person from Syria or of Syrian descent.

  2. Syrianadjective

    Of, from, or pertaining to Syria, the Syrian people or the Syrian language.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Syrianadjective

    of or pertaining to Syria; Syriac

  2. Syriannoun

    a native of Syria

  3. Etymology: [L. Syrius: cf. F. Syrien.]


  1. Syrian

    Syrian is an Italian synthpop band, formed by Andylab and Voyager.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Syrian in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Syrian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Syrian in a Sentence

  1. Chris Murphy:

    I don't think you can say that the Syrian war wouldn't have happened if it wasn't for the invasion of Iraq, but we certainly contributed to the ongoing mess in that region and inside Syria because of our occupation, our invasion, which after a set of circumstances, led to the development of ISIS. … I think we have a responsibility.

  2. Patrick Ryder:

    They have increased the number of strikes against ISIL, particularly in Raqqa, Deir-ez-Zor and down in some of the oil infrastructure in eastern Syria, southeastern Syria, however the majority of Russian air strikes are still against moderate Syrian opposition forces, which is clearly concerning, and those strikes are in support of the Syrian regime.

  3. Bashar Ja'afari:

    She came to support us to engage positively in the talks that would lead to an end to the Syrian crisis, for the first time, I can tell you that we were able to break the impasse, maybe in the form and a little bit in substance.

  4. Bashar Ja'afari:

    To begin with, they (High Negotiations Committee) do not represent the Syrian people, quite on the contrary, by leaving they may be taking away a major obstacle that will allow us to reach a solution.

  5. Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu:

    What we have received from Russia this morning is that this was a mistake and that they respect Turkey's borders and this will not happen again, turkey's rules of engagement apply to all planes, be they Syrian, Russian or from elsewhere. Turkey's armed forces are very clearly instructed. Necessary steps would be taken against whoever violates Turkey's borders, even if it's a bird.

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