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(Placename) a port in SW Lebanon, on the Mediterranean: on the site of ancient Sidon; terminal of the Trans-Arabian pipeline from Saudi Arabia. Pop: 150 000 (2005 est)


(ˈsɑ iˌdɑ)

a seaport in SW Lebanon: the site of ancient Sidon. 24,740.
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Noun1.Saida - the main city of ancient PhoeniciaSaida - the main city of ancient Phoenicia  
Lebanese Republic, Lebanon - an Asian republic at east end of Mediterranean
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At Saida, Muayad Khouli wasted Al Wahda's clearest chance of the opening half after he was set up by Shuaib al Ali's cross from a free-kick but Khouli's 27th minute header sailed inches wide off the upright.
Saida Shamilova, a UAE resident originally from Azerbaijan, was overjoyed to be the grand prize winner of an Audi car in Joyalukkas' recently concluded Shop & Win Promotion.
Le chef de l'Etat examinera ce projet de loi et une decision sera annoncee par la presidence de la Republique", a explique Saida Garrach.
The Head of State will examine this bill and a decision will be announced by the Presidency of the Republic," Saida Garrach pointed out.
Israeli jets flew low over the city of Saida in Southern Lebanon on Sunday causing sonic booms that broke windows and shook buildings for the first time in years, security sources and residents said.
Le programme du week-end Demain : A Bou Saada - Paradou AC (15h) ASM Oran - USM Blida (15h) US Biskra - GC Mascara (15h) AS Khroub - MC El Eulma (15h) ASO Chlef - CRB Ain Fakroun (16h) CA Bordj Bou-Arreridj - JSM Skikda (16h) JSM Bejaia - MC Saida (17h00)
The project also aims at reducing the existing deficit in drinking water in Sfax province, through the storage of part of the water from the upper northern region of the country in the Saida and Kalaa Kebira dams, and its conveyance the water treatment plants.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least 18 people were killed after regime airstrikes in Daraa on Wednesday, one of which targeted a rebel location near a hospital in the town of Saida.
The incident took place due to heavy rain occurred in last few days and the cave fell down over female and children in the house of Saida Baz Mir Gat Khel in Zawa area of Aka Khel Bara, local tribesmen said.
Esta tecnica e comumente avaliada dividindo os diferentes momentos da prova de natacao em partes menores, como por exemplo, a saida do bloco, a fase de voo, entrada na agua e fase do nado (Palmer, 1990, Silva, 2006).
Saida Warsi, Senior Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and Minister for Faith and Communities of the United Kingdom will pay an official visit to Uzbekistan, the Uzbek Foreign Ministry's press service reported.
7 billion) in development projects in the city of Tangier and is looking to target investments from the UAE for these projects, according to Saida Al Matalsi, deputy mayor of Tangier.