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Halicarnassus

[ hal-uh-kahr-nas-uhs ]

noun

  1. an ancient city of Caria, in SW Asia Minor: site of the Mausoleum, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.


Halicarnassus

/ ˌhælɪkɑːˈnæsəs /

noun

  1. a Greek colony on the SW coast of Asia Minor: one of the major Hellenistic cities


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Other Words From

  • Hali·car·nassi·an Hali·car·nasse·an adjective
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Example Sentences

They should at least have consulted Dionysius of Halicarnassus, who gives this inscription in his fourth book.

Dionysius of Halicarnassus even pretends that Romulus had required that each of these last should choose himself a patron.

Of this character is the Myndian wine, and that of Halicarnassus.

Thus, Dionysius of Halicarnassus mentions 5000 equites as taking part in a review at which he himself was present.

Only one voice gave different advice, that of Queen Artemisia of Halicarnassus.

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