Caesarea

[ see-zuh-ree-uh, ses-uh-, sez-uh- ]
/ ˌsi zəˈri ə, ˌsɛs ə-, ˌsɛz ə- /

noun

an ancient seaport in NW Israel: Roman capital of Palestine.
ancient name of Kayseri.
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Caesarea

/ (ˌsiːzəˈrɪə) /

noun

an ancient port in NW Israel, capital of Roman Palestine: founded by Herod the Great
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