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Petra

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geographical name Pe·tra \ˈpē-trə, ˈpe-\

Simple Definition of Petra

  • : city in ancient Arabia

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Petra

  1. ancient city of NW Arabia on slope of Mt. Hor, site now in SW Jordan; ∗ of the Edomites & Nabataeans


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