[Greek the-sah-law-nee-kee]
official name of Salonika.
Also, Thessaloníki, Thessalonica [thes-uh-lon-i-kuh, -uh-loh-nahy-kuh] . Unabridged
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Thessaloníki (Greek θɛsalɔˈniki)
Latin name: Thessalonica, Salonika, English name: Salonica 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)

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