Definition of Nineveh in English:

Nineveh

proper noun

  • An ancient city located on the eastern bank of the Tigris River, 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

/ˈninəvə/