Macedonian cry

noun
variants: or Macedonian call

Definition of Macedonian cry

: an outcry for help

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History and Etymology for Macedonian cry

Macedonian entry 1; from the vision of St. Paul at Troas (Acts 16:9) wherein a man appealed to him to go to Macedonia to help the people there

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“Macedonian cry.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Macedonian%20cry. Accessed 29 May. 2022.

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