Aramaic is an ancient group of languages belonging to a specific geographical region once known as Syria. Three more commonly known languages within the Aramaic family are Canaanite, Hebrew, and Phoenician. Aramaic is ancestral to both Arabic and modern Hebrew alphabets. With that in mind selecting an Aramaic name for your baby will sound similar to both Arabic and Hebrew names, and may in essence have very similar meanings. If you are having a difficult time finding one in Aramaic, try Baby Name Network’s Arabic or Hebrew categories as well. You are sure to find a name you will love.