Sidon

[ sahyd-n ]
/ ˈsaɪd n /

noun

a city of ancient Phoenicia: site of modern Saida.

Related forms

Si·do·ni·an [sahy-doh-nee-uh n] /saɪˈdoʊ ni ən/, adjective, noun
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Sidon

/ (ˈsaɪdən) /

noun

the chief city of ancient Phoenicia: founded in the third millennium bc; wealthy through trade and the making of glass and purple dyes; now the Lebanese city of Saïda

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