Aqaba

play
geographical name Aqa·ba \ˈä-kä-bə\
variants: or

Al–ʽAqabah

\ˌäl-ˈä-kä-bə\play or ancient

Elath

\ˈē-ˌlath\play

Definition of Aqaba

  1. town and port at the head of the northeastern arm (the Gulf of Aqaba) of the Red Sea in southwestern Jordan on the border with Israel population 104,000


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