|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (a.) Of or pertaining to Syria; Syriac.
2. (n.) A native of Syria.
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
sir'-i-an (the King James Version SYRIAC).
See SYRIAC VERSIONS.
Syrian (12 Occurrences)
Mark 7:26 and the woman was a Greek, a Syro-Phenician by nation -- and was asking him, that the demon he may cast forth out of her daughter. (See NIV)
Luke 4:27 There were many lepers in Israel in the time of Elisha the prophet, yet not one of them was cleansed, except Naaman, the Syrian." (WEB KJV WEY ASV BBE DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Genesis 25:20 Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebekah, the daughter of Bethuel the Syrian of Paddan Aram, the sister of Laban the Syrian, to be his wife. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS)
Genesis 28:5 Isaac sent Jacob away. He went to Paddan Aram to Laban, son of Bethuel the Syrian, Rebekah's brother, Jacob's and Esau's mother. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS)
Genesis 31:20 Jacob deceived Laban the Syrian, in that he didn't tell him that he was running away. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS)
Genesis 31:24 God came to Laban, the Syrian, in a dream of the night, and said to him, "Take heed to yourself that you don't speak to Jacob either good or bad." (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS)
Deuteronomy 26:5 You shall answer and say before Yahweh your God, "A Syrian ready to perish was my father; and he went down into Egypt, and sojourned there, few in number; and he became there a nation, great, mighty, and populous. Judges (WEB KJV ASV WBS)
2 Kings 5:20 But Gehazi the servant of Elisha the man of God, said, "Behold, my master has spared this Naaman the Syrian, in not receiving at his hands that which he brought. As Yahweh lives, I will run after him, and take something from him." (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS RSV)
2 Kings 18:26 Then Eliakim the son of Hilkiah, and Shebnah, and Joah, said to Rabshakeh, "Please speak to your servants in the Syrian language; for we understand it. Don't speak with us in the Jews' language, in the hearing of the people who are on the wall." (WEB KJV ASV WBS)
1 Chronicles 7:14 The sons of Manasseh: Asriel, ... whom she bore; his Syrian concubine bore Machir the father of Gilead. (DBY)
Ezra 4:7 In the days of Artaxerxes wrote Bishlam, Mithredath, Tabeel, and the rest of his companions, to Artaxerxes king of Persia; and the writing of the letter was written in the Syrian character, and set forth in the Syrian language. (WEB KJV ASV WBS)
Daniel 2:4 Then spoke the Chaldeans to the king in the Syrian language, O king, live forever: tell your servants the dream, and we will show the interpretation. (WEB ASV)