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Jaffa

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geographical name Jaf·fa \ˈja-fə, ˈya-, ˈyä-\

Definition of Jaffa

  1. former city W Israel, since 1950 a S section of Tel Aviv



Variants of jaffa

or

Yafo

play \yä-ˈfō\ or ancient

Joppa

play \ˈjä-pə\


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