What is another word for sidon?

5 synonyms found


[ sˈɪdɒn], [ sˈɪdɒn], [ s_ˈɪ_d_ɒ_n]

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How to use "Sidon" in context?

Sidon, one of the ancient Greek cities, has been in ruins for centuries and today only a few scattered remains of its ancient site remain. Situated on a hill overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, it was known for its skilled craftsmen and merchants. The city was a major center of the silver trade and was a favorite stop on the ancient traders' route between the eastern and western worlds.

The city was founded in the 12th century BC by the Dorians, a people who had come from the Peloponnese.

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