Aramaic, West in Syria



Population

23,600

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Aramaic, West
People Name in Country Aramaic, West
Population in Syria 24,000
World Population 54,000
Countries 3
Progress Scale 2.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names West Aramaic
Affinity Bloc Arab World
People Cluster Assyrian / Aramaic
People Name General Aramaic, West
Ethnic Code CMT31
People ID 13175
Country Syria
Region Middle East and North Africa
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 3  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Qalamoun Mountains, 50 km north of Damascus. Villages of Ma'lula, Bakh'a, and Jubb 'Adin. Only in Syria.   Source:  Ethnologue 2010

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Western Neo-Aramaic (24,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Western Neo-Aramaic 24,000
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Format Resource
None reported  

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
40.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
60.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
95.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
5.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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