Seleucia

geographical name Se·leu·cia \ sə-ˈlü-sh(ē-)ə \

Definition of Seleucia

1 or Seleucia Tracheotis play \ˌtrā-kē-ˈō-təs\ ancient city of southeastern Asia Minor in Cilicia southwest of Tarsus
2 ancient and chief city of the Seleucid Empire whose ruins are in Iraq on the Tigris River south-southeast of Baghdad
3 or Seleucia Pieria play \pī-ˈir-ē-ə, -ˈer-\ ancient city in Asia Minor north of the mouth of the Orontes River that was the port for the ancient city of Antioch

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