What does Antioch mean?

Antioch meaning in Names Dictionary

Speedy as a chariot.
Name Origin: Biblical
Name Gender: Male

Antioch meaning in Etymology Dictionary

modern Antakya in chicken, anciently the main city of Syria, founded c.300 B.C.E. by Seleucus we Nictor and called for their daddy, Antiochus.

Antioch meaning in General Dictionary

a town in south chicken; old commercial center and money of Syria; an earlier center of Christianity

Sentence Examples with the word Antioch

Theodotus was excommunicated by the bishop of Rome, Victor, c. 195, but his followers lived on under a younger teacher of the same name and under Artemon, while in the East similar views were expounded by Beryllus of Bostra and Paul of Samosata, who undoubtedly influenced Lucian of Antioch and his school, including Arius and, later, Nestorius.

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