Syria = "exalted"
1) a region of Asia bounded on the north by Taurus and Amanus ranges, on the east by the Euphrates and Arabia, on the south by Palestine, and the west by Phoenicia and the Mediterranean
Part of Speech: noun proper locative
Probably of Hebrew origin [H6865]; Syria (that is, Tsyria or Tyre), a region of Asia: - Syria.
These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.
Perseus Digital Library
University of Chicago's Logion lexicon
Thayer's dictionary plus other information.
From this site's dictionary (in Italian)
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