Meaning of Seleucia


Pronunciation: (si-l'shu), [key]
— n.
  1. an ancient city in Iraq, on the Tigris River: capital of the Seleucid empire.
  2. an ancient city in Asia Minor, near the mouth of the Orontes River: the port of Antioch.
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