- official name of Salonika.
Also Thes·sa·lo·ní·ki, Thes·sa·lon·i·ca [thes-uh-lon-i-kuh, -uh-loh-nahy-kuh] /ˌθɛs əˈlɒn ɪ kə, -ə loʊˈnaɪ kə/.
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Examples from the Web for thessalonica
Even when I was in Thessalonica, more than once you sent money for my needs.The Children's Bible
Henry A. Sherman
The greater part of this letter was evidently written at Thessalonica.The Letters of Cicero, Volume 1
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Thus Paul boasts of doing in the case of the people of Thessalonica.Epistle Sermons, Vol. II
At Thessalonica, well and happy—I have letters for you from them.Serapis, Complete
No doubt situations like this were common in the church at Thessalonica.