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Here he embarked for Jedda, in Arabia, where he arrived in July, 1814.
The vessel touched at Yambo, the p. 15port of Medina, and finally reached Jedda, after a voyage of nineteen days.
It must, however, be stated that the measures of the traditional tomb of Eve at Jedda give her a much greater stature.Curiosities of Olden Times
To the great slave-market at Jedda a continual stream of negro captives has flowed for hundreds of years.The River War
Winston S. Churchill
My father died of the plague at Jedda, and, having ample means, I desired to see the world.A Noble Queen (Volume I of 3)
Philip Meadows Taylor
- another name for Jiddah
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