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Type Settlement
Scripts Θεσσαλονίκη(Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

The name of a Greek city, which was named after the princess Thessalonike of Macedon. Her name means "Thessalian victory, victory in Thessaly" from Greek Θεσσαλός (Thessalos) "Thessalian" and νίκη (nike) "victory". The First Epistle to the Thessalonians in the New Testament is addressed to the church in Thessalonica.
Added 5/27/2019 by Paradiso36
Edited 9/19/2023 by SeaHorse15 and Paradiso36