Laodicea

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin Lāodicēa, from Ancient Greek Λαοδίκεια (Laodíkeia).

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  • IPA(key): /ˌleɪ.ədɪˈsiːə/

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Laodicea (uncountable)

  1. (historical) the name of numerous Hellenistic cities, generally named after one of many women by the name of Laodice, in particular:
    1. a city of ancient Media, corresponding to Nahavand
    2. a city on the river Lycus in Caria and Lydia, situated near modern Denizli, Turkey

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Λαοδίκεια (Laodíkeia).

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Proper noun[edit]

Lāodicēa f sg (genitive Lāodicēae); first declension

  1. Laodicea

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, with locative, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Lāodicēa
Genitive Lāodicēae
Dative Lāodicēae
Accusative Lāodicēam
Ablative Lāodicēā
Vocative Lāodicēa
Locative Lāodicēae

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