Definition of Phoenicia in English:

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Pronunciation: /fəˈniSHə/ /fəˈnēSHə/
An ancient country on the shores of the eastern Mediterranean Sea, corresponding to modern Lebanon and the coastal plains of Syria. It consisted of a number of city states, including Tyre and Sidon, and was a flourishing center of Mediterranean trade and colonization during the early part of the 1st millennium bc.


From Latin, from Greek Phoinikē.

Words that rhyme with Phoenicia

Fischer, fisher, fissure, justiciar, Laetitia, militia, Patricia, Tricia

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Syllabification: Phoe·ni·cia

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