ܡܘܫܚܬܐܠܗ ܒܫ ܫܦܝܪܬܐ ܨܘܪܬܟ ܠܡܪܐܐ ܒܣ, ܩܠܠܐ ܒܕ ܐܙܠܐ, ܡܕ ܐܝܠܐ ܟܪܚܡܢܟ ܚܪܝܬܐ!
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Syriac poem, translated by Danny

The love poem in its Syriac version (ܣܘܪܝܝܐ), a language which count 3 million speakers, this translation come from northern Iraq. This Semitic language of the Middle East is a variant of Edessa's aramaic, developed with Christianity in the 2nd century. There are a few dialects for syriac language. Originally Syriac designate the populations originating from Mesopotamia, who live in the East, and have become Christians.

A romanization of my poem

ṣwrtk lmrʾʾ

mwshḥtʾlh bsh shpyrtʾ

bs, qllʾ bd ʾzlʾ,

md ʾylʾ "krḥmnk" ḥrytʾ!

Middle East poems