Aqaba

geographical name
Aqa·ba | \ ˈä-kä-bə \
variants: or Al-ʽAqabah \ˌäl-ˈä-kä-bə \ or ancient Elath \ˈē-ˌlath \

Definition of Aqaba 

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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