Submitted Place Name Revision History

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4/30/2024, 11:23 AM Mike C
12/8/2018, 1:06 AM Frollein Gladys move from given name to place name
12/7/2018, 8:25 PM alexlovesaaron

Name Phoenice
Type Settlement
Scripts Φοινίκη(Ancient Greek)
Other Forms FormsPhoenike
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

Phoenice or Phoenike was an ancient Greek city in Epirus and capital of the Chaonians. It was also the location of the Treaty of Phoenice which ended the First Macedonian War, as well as one of the wealthiest cities in Epirus until the Roman conquest.

Also an Ancient Greek name for Polaris (the north or pole star).
Added 12/7/2018 by alexlovesaaron