Phocaea definition

fō-sēə
An ancient Ionian Greek city of western Asia Minor on the Aegean Sea in present-day Turkey. It was an important maritime state c. 1000 to 600 bc but declined after falling to the Persians (c. 540).
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(place) Ancient Ionian city in W Asia Minor, on the Aegean.
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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of phocaea - phoca, phocea