- Also Sa·lon·i·ca [suh-lon-i-kuh, sal-uh-nee-kuh] /səˈlɒn ɪ kə, ˌsæl əˈni kə/, Sa·lo·ni·ki [Greek sah-law-nee-kee] /Greek ˌsɑ lɔˈni ki/. Official name Thessalonike. Ancient Therma. a seaport in south-central Macedonia, in NE Greece, on the Gulf of Salonika.
- Gulf of, an arm of the Aegean, in NE Greece. 70 miles (113 km) long.
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Examples from the Web for salonika
I said all this to Napier and a lot more besides and left him keener on Salonika than ever.
The despatch of the Salonika force and their outfit are absorbing all my energies.
Although Salonika is going to be our ruin, I can still spare some pity for Sarrail.
No date for the sailing of our troops for Salonika can yet be fixed, and we may get them back.
Altham has been at Salonika and came over to report how things were going there.
- the English name for Thessaloníki
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