Jaffa

geographical name
Jaf·​fa | \ˈja-fə, ˈya-, ˈyä-\
variants: or Hebrew Yafo \ yä-​ˈfō \ or ancient Joppa \ ˈjä-​pə \

Definition of Jaffa 

former city in western Israel

Note: Since 1950, Jaffa has been a southern section of Tel Aviv and is now usually called Yafo.

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