from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of west-central Israel on the Mediterranean Sea west-northwest of Jerusalem. Tel Aviv was founded in 1909 by settlers from the ancient city of Yafo. The communities merged in 1950. Population: 383,000.
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- proper n. A municipality in Israel formed by the merger of Tel Aviv and Jaffa.
Tel Aviv + Yafo (“Jaffa”) (Wiktionary)