Definition of Jed'dah

1. Noun. Port city in western Saudi Arabia on the Red Sea; near Mecca.

Exact synonyms: Jeddah, Jidda, Jiddah
Generic synonyms: City, Metropolis, Urban Center, Port
Group relationships: Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jed'dah

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Jeanes
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Jeanne
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Jeannette
Jeannette Rankin
Jeannie
Jeans
Jeanselme's nodules
Jeb
Jebel Musa
Jed
Jed'dah
Jedburgh
Jeddah
Jedi
Jedi Knight
Jedi Master
Jedi Masters
Jedi mind trick
Jedi mind tricks
Jedidiah
Jediism
Jedward
Jeebus
Jeep
Jeeves

Literary usage of Jed'dah

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1. Library of Universal Knowledge: A Reprint of the Last (1880) Edinburgh and (1880)
"... staff," u stout pole 4 ft. long, with a steel head. JED DAH. See JIDDAH. J EDDO, or JEDO. S; e TOKIO. ..."

2. Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah & Meccah by Richard Francis Burton, Isabel Burton (1893)
"... the best distribution of its frontier would be that which includes all the property called Holy Land, making Yambu' the Northern, and Jed- dah the ..."

3. The New York Times Current History (1917)
"The rebels captured Mecca, Jed- dah, and Taif. The United States Government has sent a second note to Austria concerning the submarine attack on the ..."

4. Appletons' Annual Cyclopædia and Register of Important Events of the Year (1891)
"... if taken, would have prevented a massacre at Jed- dah and an increase of the slave trade. His next expedition, 1855, was to Harar, in Moslem Abyssinia, ..."

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