Cilicia

[si-lish-uh]
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noun

an ancient country in SE Asia Minor: later a Roman province.

Related formsCi·li·cian, adjective, noun
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Cilician

adjective

of or relating to Cilicia (an ancient region of SE Asia Minor) or its inhabitants

noun

a native or inhabitant of Cilicia

Cilicia

noun

an ancient region and former kingdom of SE Asia Minor, between the Taurus Mountains and the Mediterranean: corresponds to the region around present-day Adana
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