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Heliopolis

[hee-lee-op-uh-lis]
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noun
  1. Biblical name On. an ancient ruined city in N Egypt, on the Nile delta.
  2. ancient Greek name of Baalbek.
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Heliopolis

noun
  1. (in ancient Egypt) a city near the apex of the Nile delta: a centre of sun worshipAncient Egyptian name: On
  2. the Ancient Greek name for Baalbek
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