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ANTIOCH

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Antioch mean? 

ANTIOCH (noun)
  The noun ANTIOCH has 1 sense:

1. a town in southern Turkey; ancient commercial center and capital of Syria; an early center of Christianity

  Familiarity information: ANTIOCH used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ANTIOCH (noun)


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Meaning:

A town in southern Turkey; ancient commercial center and capital of Syria; an early center of Christianity

Classified under:

Nouns denoting spatial position

Synonyms:

Antakiya; Antakya; Antioch

Instance hypernyms:

town (an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city)

Holonyms ("Antioch" is a part of...):

Republic of Turkey; Turkey (a Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans; achieved independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1923)


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