Aleppo

geographical name
Alep·​po | \ ə-ˈle-(ˌ)pō How to pronounce Aleppo (audio) \
variants: or ancient Beroea \ bə-​ˈrē-​ə How to pronounce Aleppo (audio) \

Definition of Aleppo

city in northern Syria dating to ancient times population 1,445,000

Other Words from Aleppo

Aleppine \ ə-​ˈle-​pən How to pronounce Aleppo (audio) , -​ˌpīn , -​ˌpēn \ adjective or noun

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“Aleppo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Aleppo. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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