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Ebla

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Pronunciation: /ˈɛblə
 
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Definition of Ebla in English:

A city in ancient Syria, situated to the south-west of Aleppo. It became very powerful in the mid 3rd millennium bc, when it dominated a region corresponding to modern Lebanon, northern Syria, and SE Turkey.

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