HyperDic: judea

English > 1 sense of the word Judea:
NOUNlocationJudea, Judaeathe southern part of ancient Palestine succeeding the kingdom of Judah
Judea > pronunciation
Soundsjhuwdiy'ah
RhymesAbyssinia ... zinnia: 217 rhymes with iyah...
English > Judea: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningThe southern part of ancient Palestine succeeding the kingdom of Judah; a Roman province at the time of Christ.
SynonymJudaea
Instance ofgeographical area, geographic area, geographical region, geographic regionA demarcated area of the Earth
Part ofPalestine, Canaan, Holy Land, Promised LandAn ancient country in southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea

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