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Thesaurus

Term: Suriyah

Description

Earliest inhabitants of area were probably Natufians ca. 10,000 BC; home to several great cultures, including Akkadians & Amorites 3rd-2nd mill. BC; ruled by Alexander, Romans, Arabs & Ottomans; shares name with ancient country covering wider area; official language is Arabic.

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1st to 3rd century BCE
1st to 3rd century BCE
1st to 3rd century BCE
not dated
1st to 3rd century BCE