Aramæan

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Aramæan Of or pertaining to the Syrians and Chaldeans, or to their language; Aramaic.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. Aramaeus, Gr. , fr. Heb. Arām,i. e. Highland, a name given to Syria and Mesopotamia

Usage

In literature:

Eugene Aram was an early acquaintance of mine.
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol VI." by Various
The house in which Mr. Aram lived was an apartment-house, and the brass latchets in the hallway showed that it contained three suites.
"Cinderella" by Richard Harding Davis
On the preceding day Mr. Solomon Aram had been down at Orley Farm, and had been with Lady Mason for an hour.
"Orley Farm" by Anthony Trollope
Aram was arrested at Lynn, where he was an usher in a school, and was esteemed alike by pupils and parents.
"Bygone Punishments" by William Andrews
The suicide of Eugene Aram, to escape the ignominy of an inevitable execution, is intelligible.
"Bygones Worth Remembering, Vol. 2 (of 2)" by George Jacob Holyoake
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In news:

For this new commissioned work, artist Aram Bartholl (Berlin, b 1972) will embed an inconspicuous, slot-loading DVD burner into the side of the Museum, available to the public 24 hours a day.
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