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Type Settlement
Scripts Λαοδίκεια(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. LA-O-DEE-KEH-A(Classical Greek)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Latinized form of Greek Λαοδίκεια (Laodikeia), which was derived from the Greek name Laodike and the feminine suffix -εια (-eia). This was the name of numerous Hellenistic cities including Laodicea on the Lycus, which is mentioned in the Book of Revelation. It was named in honour of Antiochos II's wife Laodike.
Added 8/3/2016 by Hermia
Edited 5/23/2021 by SeaHorse15 and cutenose