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Thessalonike

[Greek the-sah-law-nee-kee] /Greek ˌθɛ sɑ lɔˈni ki/
noun
1.
official name of Salonika.
Also, Thessaloníki, Thessalonica
[thes-uh-lon-i-kuh, -uh-loh-nahy-kuh] /ˌθɛs əˈlɒn ɪ kə, -ə loʊˈnaɪ kə/ (Show IPA)
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Thessaloníki

/Greek θɛsalɔˈniki/
noun
1.
a port in NE Greece, in central Macedonia at the head of the Gulf of Salonika (an inlet of the Aegean): capital of the Roman province of Macedonia; university (1926). Pop: 824 000 (2005 est) Latin name Thessalonica (ˌθɛsəˈlɒnɪkə) English name Salonika, Salonica
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