[ siz-i-kuhs ]
/ ˈsɪz ɪ kəs /
an ancient city in NW Asia Minor, in Mysia, on a peninsula in the Sea of Marmara.
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How to use Cyzicus in a sentence
Yet they knew not whither they were come; neither did any of the men of Cyzicus know the heroes for the darkness.
Many others also were slain; and the men of Cyzicus fled before the heroes, and shut themselves into their city.
Therefore they joined battle as though they had been enemies; and Jason smote King Cyzicus on the breast and slew him.
Whole troops of those who are styled heretics, were massacred, particularly at Cyzicus, and at Samosata.
British Dictionary definitions for Cyzicus
an ancient Greek colony in NW Asia Minor on the S shore of the Sea of Marmara: site of Alcibiades' naval victory over the Peloponnesians (410 bc)
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