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Canea

[ kuh-nee-uh ]
/ kəˈni ə /
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noun

a seaport on and the capital of Crete, on the W part.

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Greek Khania.
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Canea

Chania (ˈhɑːnɪə)

/ (kæˈnɪə) /

noun

the chief port of Crete, on the NW coast. Pop: 55 838 (2001)Greek name: Khaniá
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