from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • In the Bible, an ancient country of southwest Asia, roughly coextensive with present-day Syria.

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  • proper noun a Biblical region located in modern Syria

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the biblical name for ancient Syria


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