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Philippi

[fi-lip-ahy, fil-uh-pahy] /fɪˈlɪp aɪ, ˈfɪl əˌpaɪ/
noun
1.
a ruined city in NE Greece, in Macedonia: Octavian and Mark Antony defeated Brutus and Cassius here, 42 b.c.; the site of one of the first Christian churches in Europe, founded by St. Paul.
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Philippian
[fi-lip-ee-uh n] /fɪˈlɪp i ən/ (Show IPA),
adjective, noun

philippus

[fi-lip-uh s] /fɪˈlɪp əs/
noun, plural philippi
[fi-lip-ahy] /fɪˈlɪp aɪ/ (Show IPA)
1.
a gold coin of ancient Greece, originally issued by Philip II of Macedon.
Origin of philippus
< Latin < Greek philíppeios
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Philippi

/fɪˈlɪpaɪ; ˈfɪlɪ-/
noun
1.
an ancient city in NE Macedonia: scene of the victory of Antony and Octavian over Brutus and Cassius (42 bc)
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