Cilicia

[ si-lish-uh ]
/ sɪˈlɪʃ ə /
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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

/ (sɪˈlɪʃɪən) /

adjective

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

noun

a native or inhabitant of Cilicia

British Dictionary definitions for cilician (2 of 2)

Cilicia

/ (sɪˈlɪʃɪə) /

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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