An·ta·kya (än-täkyä) also An·ti·och (ăntē-ŏk′)
A city of southern Turkey on the Orontes River near the Mediterranean Sea. Founded c. 300 BC by Seleucus I, it was an important military and commercial center in the Roman era and an early center of Christianity.
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