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

  • An ancient region of central Asia Minor in modern-day central Turkey. It was settled c. 1200 BC and flourished from the eighth to the sixth century, after which it came under the influence of Lydia, Persia, Greece, Rome, and Byzantium.

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  • proper noun historical Ancient kingdom in the west central part of Anatolia, in what is now modern-day Turkey. Capital: Gordium.

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  • noun an ancient country in western and central Asia Minor


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From Ancient Greek Φρυγία (Phrugia).



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