Definition of Phoenician. Meaning of Phoenician. Synonyms of Phoenician

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Definition of Phoenician

Phoenician
Phoenician Ph[oe]*ni"cian, a. Of or pertaining to Ph[oe]nica. -- n. A native or inhabitant of Ph[oe]nica.

Meaning of Phoenician from wikipedia

- the Phoenician possessions in the Eastern Mediterranean stretched from the Orontes River mouth to Ashkelon. Beyond its homeland, the Phoenician civilization...
- Phoenician may refer to: Phoenicia, an ancient civilization Phoenician alphabet Phoenician (Unicode block) Phoenicianism, a form of Lebanese nationalism...
- The Phoenician alphabet is an alphabet (more specifically, an abjad) known in modern times from the Canaanite and Aramaic inscriptions found across the...
- Phoenician (/fəˈniːʃən/ fə-NEE-shən) is an extinct Canaanite Semitic language originally spoken in the region surrounding the cities of Tyre and Sidon...
- Phoenicianism is a form of Lebanese nationalism adopted by many Lebanese people, at the time of the creation of Greater Lebanon. It constitutes identification...
- affluent cities of the classical world. The city developed from a Canaanite Phoenician colony into the capital of a Punic empire which dominated large parts...
- of the Phoenician language, a Canaanite language of the Northwest Semitic branch of the Semitic languages. An offshoot of its parent Phoenician language...
- period of classical antiquity. Generally, colonies founded by the ancient Phoenicians, Carthage, Rome, Alexander the Great and his successors remained tied...
- The Punic people, or western Phoenicians, were a Semitic people in the Western Mediterranean who migrated from Canaan to North Africa during the Early...
- The Phoenician Steps (La Scala Fenicia) of Capri are a long and steep stone stairway that unites the po****tion center of Capri with that of Anacapri....