Philistia definition

  • others:
    • an old area of southwest Palestine. Strategically located on a trade path from Egypt to Syria, the metropolitan areas associated with the area formed a loose confederacy essential in biblical times.
  • noun:
    • an old region regarding shore of southwestern Palestine that was situated near commercial establishments on a trade path between Syria and Egypt; important in biblical times

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