Byzantium

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From Latin Byzantium, from Ancient Greek Βυζάντιον (Buzántion).

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Byzantium

  1. The ancient Greek city situated on the Bosporus, named Constantinople in 330 CE, and now known as Istanbul.
  2. (rare) The Byzantine Empire.

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