Cnidus

Cnidus

[nahy-duhs]
noun
an ancient city in SW Asia Minor, in Caria: the Athenians defeated the Spartans in a naval battle near here 394 b.c.

Cnidean, adjective
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Cnidus (ˈnaɪdəs, ˈknaɪ-)
 
n
an ancient Greek city in SW Asia Minor: famous for its school of medicine

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Cnidus definition


a town and harbour on the extreme south-west of the peninsula of Doris in Asia Minor. Paul sailed past it on his voyage to Rome after leaving Myra (Acts 27:7).

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