Definition of Nineveh in English:

Nineveh

proper noun

  • An ancient city located on the east bank of the Tigris, opposite the modern city of Mosul. It was the oldest city of the ancient Assyrian empire and its capital until it was destroyed by a coalition of Babylonians and Medes in 612 bc.

Pronunciation:

Nineveh

/ˈnɪnɪvə/