Cappadocia meaning

kăp'ə-dō'shə, -shē-ə
An ancient region of Asia Minor in present-day east-central Turkey. Heart of a Hittite state and later a Persian satrapy, it was annexed by the Romans in ad 17.
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Ancient kingdom, later a Roman province, in E Asia Minor: fl. 3d cent. b.c.–1st cent. a.d.
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An ancient region in the center of Asia Minor, in present-day Turkey.
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Origin of cappadocia

  • From Ancient Greek Καππαδοκία (Kappadokia), from Old Persian (katpatuka).
    From Wiktionary