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Syria - Meaning of Syria

What does Syria mean?

Meaning of the name SyriaCiraCyriaCiriaCyrahCyraCirahSiria

[ 3 syll. sy-ria, syr-ia ] The baby girl name Syria is pronounced as SIHRiyAH †. Syria's language of origin is Old Greek and it is predominantly used in German. It is from the word Syrian with the meaning 'Assyrian'. The name is derived from the Old Greek Syrian, in reference to the Assyrian tribe.

In addition, Syria is a form of the Italian and Spanish Cira.

See also the related categories, assyrian, tribe (folk), and german.

Syria is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Syria include Sairea, Siria, Siriya, Ceria, Ciria, Cyria, Sagarah, Sagarra, Sageira, Saggara, Saggarra, Sagiera, Sagirra, Sagyra, Sakara, Sakurra, Saoirse, Saoyrse, Saqhira, and Saraha.

† English pronunciation for Syria: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"


Meaning of Syria Meaning of Cira Meaning of Cirah Meaning of Ciria Meaning of Cyra Meaning of Cyrah Meaning of Cyria Meaning of Siria Meaning of Cyrilla Meaning of Kyra Meaning of Cyra Meaning of Cyril Meaning of Cyrus
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