Phoenice

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Ancient Greek Φοινίκη (Phoiníkē), from φοίνικι (phoíniki, Phoenicians), from Mycenaean Greek 𐀡𐀛𐀑𐀍 (po-ni-ki-jo), from Egyptian fnḫw (fenhku, Canaanites, Syrians) [Egyptian hieroglyphic needed].

Proper noun[edit]

Phoenīcē f (genitive Phoenīcēs); first declension

  1. Phoenicia

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