Caesarea

geographical name
Cae·​sa·​rea | \ ˌsē-zə-ˈrē-ə How to pronounce Caesarea (audio) ; ˌse-sə-, ˌse-zə- \

Definition of Caesarea

1 seaport of ancient Palestine

Note: The site of Caesarea is south of modern Haifa, Israel.

2 or Caesarea Mazaca — see kayseri

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“Caesarea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Caesarea. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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