Hippo Regius

Hippo Regius

[hip-oh ree-jee-uhs]
noun
a seaport of ancient Numidia: St. Augustine was bishop here a.d. 395–430; the site of modern Annaba, in Algeria.
Also called Hippo.
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Hippo Regius (ˈhɪpəʊ ˈriːdʒɪəs)
 
n
Often shortened to: Hippo an ancient Numidian city, adjoining present-day Annaba, Algeria

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