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Arabia Petraea

[pi-tree-uh] /pɪˈtri ə/
noun
1.
an ancient division of Arabia, in the NW part.
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  • Arabia Petraea (stony)—the end adjoining the Peninsula of Sinai.

    A Thousand Years of Jewish History Maurice H. (Maurice Henry) Harris
  • Arabia is mine, Arabia Petraea to boot; and the universe, and you too, if I choose.

    The Magic Skin Honore de Balzac

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