Definitions for "Aramaic"
Pertaining to Aram, or to the territory, inhabitants, language, or literature of Syria and Mesopotamia; Aramæan; -- specifically applied to the northern branch of the Semitic family of languages, including Syriac and Chaldee.
The Aramaic language.
Semitic language related to Hebrew—much as French or Italian is related to Latin—and spoken widely throughout the ancient Near East from the eighth century B.C.E.