Definition of latakia
: a highly aromatic Turkish smoking tobacco
Origin and Etymology of latakia
Latakia, seaport in Syria
First Known Use: 1833See Words from the same year
Definition of Latakia
1 region of northwestern Syria bordering on the Mediterranean Sea
2 or ancient Laodiceaplay \(ˌ)lā-ˌä-də-ˈsē-ə, ˌlā-ə-\ city and port on the Mediterranean Sea in northwestern Syria population 284,000 ◆Latakia is the chief town of the region of Latakia.
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