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Antioch

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geographical name An·ti·och \ˈan-tē-ˌäk\

Definition of Antioch

  1. 1 city W California NE of Oakland pop 102,372

  2. 2 — see antakya

  3. 3 ancient city Asia Minor in Pisidia, at certain periods within boundaries of Phrygia; ruins in W cen Turkey

Antiochene

play \an-ˈtī-ə-ˌkēn, ˌan-tē-(ˌ)ä-ˈkēn\ adjective or noun

Antiochian

play \ˌan-tē-ˈō-kē-ən, -ˈä-\ adjective or noun



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