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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)
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(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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The president of the Rotaract club of Saida, Hasan Daher, says that the event will include 30 food tents covering the entire island.
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Colonel Firas Samara, Head of Readiness Department, said that the occupation authorities set fire to the area to the west of Saida al-Hanout late at night, causing damage to the agricultural and pastoral lands.
The official of the file of children with special needs in the National Center for Child's Culture said that the Sudan has participated with 40 paintings from which 8 paintings of children with special needs, and praised the victory of the child Saida Yassir, whose participation comes in the category of children with mental disabilities in the center of al- Farouq center in north Khartoum.
Au bar, l'endroit qu'il frequentait souvent, il rencontre son ancienne amie la Barmaid interpretee Harandi Fatima, qui lui charge de chercher sa fille Saida (Kalila Bounaylat) qu'elle avait laissee chez sa cousine a la ville de Dakhla.
The Observatory said that with the capture of Saida, Syrian troops are now about four miles from the Naseeb border crossing with Jordan, one of the main goals of the offensive.
Je considere la wilaya de Saida, comme un exemple a suivre parce que la production, et la distribution se font d'une maniere transparente [beaucoup plus grand que].
Saida's company Nojood Sur specialises in soft furnishing such as wall papers, curtains and upholstery.
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Saida Shamilova receives an Audi A3 from Sonia Alukkas.
Israeli jets flew low over the Southern city of Saida on Sunday, causing sonic booms that broke windows and shook buildings for the first time in years, Lebanese security sources and residents said.