Definition of Antioch in English:

Antioch

proper noun

  • 1A city in southern Turkey, near the Syrian border; population 186,200 (est. 2007). Antioch was the ancient capital of Syria under the Seleucid kings, who founded it c.300 BC.

    Turkish name Antakya
  • 2A city in ancient Phrygia.

  • 3A city in north central California; population 100,219 (est. 2008).

Pronunciation

Antioch

/ˈantēäk//ˈæntiɑk/