Ancient Phoenician city (modern Jebeil), 32 km/20 mi north of Beirut, Lebanon. Known to the Assyrians and Babylonians as Gubla, it had a thriving export of cedar and pinewood to Egypt as early as...
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noun an ancient Mediterranean seaport that was a thriving city state in Phoenicia during the second millennium BC; was the chief port for the export of papyrus; located in Lebanon north of Beirut; now partially...
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ancient seaport, the site of which is located on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, about 20 miles (30 km) north of the modern city of Beirut, ... [4 related articles]
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Byblos is the Greek name of the Phoenician city Gebal (Βύβλος; גְבַל; earlier Gubla,
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Byblos (bib'lus) , ancient city, Phoenicia, a port 17 mi (27 km) NNE of modern Beirut, Lebanon. The principal city of Phoenicia during the 2d millennium B.C., it long retained importance as an active port under the Persians. Byblos was the chief center of the worship of Adonis. Because of its pa...
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Ancient Phoenician city (modern Jebeil), 32 km/20 mi north of Beirut, Lebanon. Known to the Assyrians and Babylonians as Gubla, it had a thriving export of cedar and pinewood to Egypt as early as 1500 BC. In Roman times it boasted an amphitheatre, baths, and a temple, and was known for its celebrati...
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1) Archeological site 2) Byblos 3) Dig 4) Excavation
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North of Beirut on the Mediterranean coast lies the port town (arabic Djebeil or Gebal, Assyrian Gubla) in what is now Lebanon . She was one of the many ancient Phoenicia city-states. It is assumed that they at least 7000 years and one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in general. Excavati...
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