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Philippi

[ fi-lip-ahy, fil-uh-pahy ]
/ fɪˈlɪp aɪ, ˈfɪl əˌpaɪ /
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noun
a ruined city in NE Greece, in Macedonia: Octavian and Mark Antony defeated Brutus and Cassius here, 42 b.c.; the site of one of the first Christian churches in Europe, founded by St. Paul.
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OTHER WORDS FROM Philippi

Phi·lip·pi·an [fi-lip-ee-uhn], /fɪˈlɪp i ən/, adjective, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for Philippi

Philippi
/ (fɪˈlɪpaɪ, ˈfɪlɪ-) /

noun
an ancient city in NE Macedonia: scene of the victory of Antony and Octavian over Brutus and Cassius (42 bc)
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