- city of ancient times in N Africa, north of modern Tunis
Origin of Uticaafter the ancient African city city in central N.Y., on the Mohawk River
- An ancient city of northern Africa on the Mediterranean Sea northwest of Carthage. According to tradition, it was founded c. 1100 BC by Phoenicians from Tyre. The city declined in the first century BC and was finally destroyed by the Arabs c. AD 700.
- A city of central New York east-northeast of Syracuse. Settled in 1773 on the site of Fort Schuyler (established in 1758), it developed as an industrial center after the Erie Canal opened in 1825.x