Thessalonike


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Thes•sa•lo•ni•ke

(Gk. ˌθɛ sɑ lɔˈni ki)

also Thes•sa•lon•i•ca

(ˌθɛs əˈlɒn ɪ kə, -ə loʊˈnaɪ kə)

n.
official name of Salonika.
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Classicists and church historians present a tribute to the 12th-century scholar and cleric Eustathios, who became archbishop of Thessalonike in 1178.
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Such surviving decorations, in places like Thessalonike, Rome, Porec, and Ravenna, display a wide variety of iconographic motifs and formal layouts.
From Roman to Early Christian Thessalonike: Studies in Religion and Archeology.
Kamal's family originated from Salonika (Thessalonike) which were "dolma Jews" - i.e., covertly Jews but overtly Sunni Muslim - and thus used taqiyah in his effort to become caliph and thus control the Muslim world in the first phase and the rest of the world later on.