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(fɪˈnɪʃ ə, -ˈni ʃə)

an ancient kingdom on the Mediterranean, in the region of modern Lebanon and Syria.
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Noun1.Phenicia - an ancient maritime country (a collection of city states) at eastern end of the MediterraneanPhenicia - an ancient maritime country (a collection of city states) at eastern end of the Mediterranean
Phoenician - the extinct language of an ancient Semitic people who dominated trade in the ancient world
Carthage - an ancient city state on the north African coast near modern Tunis; founded by Phoenicians; destroyed and rebuilt by Romans; razed by Arabs in 697
Utica - an ancient city on the north coast of Africa (northwest of Carthage); destroyed by Arabs around 700 AD
Ashtoreth, Astarte - an ancient Phoenician goddess of love and fertility; the Phoenician counterpart to Ishtar
Dagon - god of agriculture and the earth; national god of Philistines
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The stay is arranged at Sentido Phenicia on an all inclusive basis, flying from Cardiff on May 01, 2019.
com, 0114 407 0241 Tunisia from PS400pp: An all-inclusive week at the four-star SENTIDO Phenicia hotel in Hammamet includes flights from Birmingham on March 6.
The hotels on offer include three of Thomas Cook's own brand SENTIDO hotels - SENTIDO Phenicia, SENTIDO Le Sultan and SENTIDO Aziza Beach Golf and Spa.
NNA - In a speech at the opening ceremony of the Seventh Annual Forum on Corporate Social Responsibility held at the Phenicia Hotel upon the invitation of CSR-Lebanon, Central Bank Governor, Riad Salameh, said "the Lebanese pound is stable.
En marge de la 9 eme edition de la Semaine Economique de la Mediterranee Au Marseille du 4 au 7 novembre 2015, il a ete procede, le vendredi 6 novembre 2015, au lancement officiel du prix Phenicia pour la promotion du partenariat economique en Mediterranee.
La regate a ete organisee par l'association de l'environnement [beaucoup moins que] Phenicia [beaucoup plus grand que] en collaboration avec la Ligue oranaise de voile et la Direction de la jeunesse et des sports, dans le cadre d'un jumelage avec le club sportif de Carthagene (Espagne).
The Network was honoured at the Gala Phenicia, organized by the Quebec Gay Chamber of Commerce.
Its primary rival, Gastrimut, is imported by another local firm, Phenicia.
The style of our hotel, the Sentido Phenicia in Hammamet, meant we could pack each day with action - or do virtually nothing at all.