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 (âr′əm, ăr′-, ā′răm)
In the Bible, an ancient country of southwest Asia, roughly coextensive with present-day Syria.


(ˈɛəræm; -rəm)
1. (Placename) the biblical name for ancient Syria
2. (Bible) the biblical name for ancient Syria


(ˈeɪ ræm, ˈɛər əm)

Biblical name of ancient Syria.
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Aram tapped the newspaper with the magnifying glass.
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King Aram also sent a covering letter, telling the King of Israel to please heal Namaan of his leprosy.
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President Trump has chosen to enforce Ankaras gag-rule against American condemnation and commemoration of the Armenian Genocide, stated ANCA Executive Director Aram Hamparian.
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