halicarnassian

Halicarnassus

[hal-uh-kahr-nas-uhs]
noun
an ancient city of Caria, in SW Asia Minor: site of the Mausoleum, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.

Halicarnassian, Halicarnassean, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To halicarnassian
Collins
World English Dictionary
Halicarnassian (ˌhælɪkɑːˈnæsɪən)
 
adj
of or relating to the ancient Greek city of Halicarnassus

Halicarnassus (ˌhælɪkɑːˈnæsəs)
 
n
a Greek colony on the SW coast of Asia Minor: one of the major Hellenistic cities

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;