Ancient Syriac was used in the Near East from around 400 BCE.
It is still used today, mostly as a liturgical language.
Syriac fonts in the Gallery of Unicode Fonts
Language information at Wikipedia and Ethnologue
Writing system information at Omniglot
Alternate names for Ancient Syriac include Suryaya, Suryoyo, and Lishana Atiga
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travel phrases in English:
1) Where is my room?
2) Where is the beach?
3) Where is the bar?
4) Don't touch me there!
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