medina

noun me·di·na \ mə-ˈdē-nə \
Updated on: 3 Dec 2017

Definition of medina

: the non-European part of a northern African city

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Origin and Etymology of medina

Arabic madīna city


Medina

geographical name Me·di·na

Definition of Medina

1 play \mə-ˈdē-nə\ or Arabic Al Madīnah play \ˌäl-mä-ˈdē-nə\ city in western Saudi Arabia population 1,100,000
Note: Medina is the second most important holy city of Islam.
2 play \mə-ˈdī-nə\ city in northern Ohio west-northwest of Akron population 26,678

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