Colchis

geographical name
Col·​chis | \ ˈkäl-kəs How to pronounce Colchis (audio) \

Definition of Colchis

ancient country bordering on the Black Sea south of the Caucasus Mountains; area now constitutes the western part of the Republic of Georgia

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Colchian \ ˈkäl-​kē-​ən How to pronounce Colchian (audio) \ adjective or noun

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“Colchis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Colchis. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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