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Phrygia

Greek: Φρυγία —transliteration: Phrugia

Meaning: dry

This is an ancient irregular and ill-defined district in Asia Minor.

It was divided into 2 parts, Greater Phrygia on the south, and Lesser Phrygia on the west. It is Greater Phrygia that is spoken of in the New Testament (Acts 2:10; 16:6; 18:23).

Towns of Phrygia

Inhabitants of Phrygia are called Phrygians.

Article Version: September 19, 2019