philistia

noun, often capitalized phi·lis·tia \ fə-ˈli-stē-ə \

Definition of philistia

: the class or world of cultural philistines

Origin and Etymology of philistia

Philistia, ancient country of southwest Palestine


Philistia

geographical name Phi·lis·tia \ fə-ˈlis-tē-ə \

Definition of Philistia

country and land of the Philistines on the Mediterranean Sea coast in the southwestern part of ancient Palestine

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