Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

Chalcedon

[kal-si-don, kal-seed-n]
See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. an ancient city in NW Asia Minor, on the Bosporus, opposite Byzantium.
  2. Council of, the ecumenical council held there in a.d. 451.
Related formsChal·ce·do·ni·an [kal-si-doh-nee-uh n] /ˌkæl sɪˈdoʊ ni ən/, adjective, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for chalcedon

Historical Examples