Definition of Phoenicia in English:


Line breaks: Phoe¦ni|cia
Pronunciation: /fəˈniːʃə
An ancient country on the shores of the eastern Mediterranean, 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 centre of Mediterranean trade and colonization during the early part of the 1st millennium bc.


from Latin, from Greek Phoinikē.

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