- a seaport on the E coast of Cyprus, on an inlet of the Mediterranean: castle; large cathedral (now a mosque).
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Examples from the Web for famagusta
The Prince arrived late last night, according to local paper the Famagusta Gazette.Prince Harry Given Four Cans Of Lager to Unwind in Cyprus
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He was afterwards removed to the fortress of Famagusta, where he is still confined.
Famagusta and Limasol at once took their places as large sea-ports.
The ruins of Famagusta are not grand and imposing, yet they are most beautiful and touching.
Famagosta, or Famagusta, a seaport on the east coast of Cyprus.The New Gresham Encyclopedia
Professor Browne, in his interviews at Famagusta and at Acca, did obeisance to each of them.Bahaism and Its Claims
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- a port in E Cyprus, on Famagusta Bay : became one of the richest cities in Christendom in the 14th century. Pop: 35 453 (2006)
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