Definitions for joppaˈdʒɒp ə
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Category: Bible, Geography (places)
Ref: ancient name of Jaffa
Jaffa, Joppa, Yafo(noun)
a port in western Israel on the Mediterranean; incorporated into Tel Aviv in 1950
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
an ancient town and seaport, now Jaffa, on the coast of Palestine, 35 m. NW. from Jerusalem; a place of note in sacred and mediæval history; here Jonah took ship to Tarshish.