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  1. Zidon

    an ancient town of Phoenicia, 20 m. N. of Tyre, and the original capital.

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  1. zidon

    (now Saida, or Seida). For a long time the most powerful, and probably the most ancient, of the cities of Phœnice. It was the chief seat of the maritime power of Phœnice until eclipsed by its own colony, Tyre. It submitted to Shalmanezer at the time of the Assyrian conquest of Syria. In the expedition of Xerxes against Greece the Sidonians furnished the best ships in the whole fleet. Sidon received the great blow to her prosperity in the reign of Artaxerxes III. (Ochus), when the Sidonians, having taken part in the revolt of Phœnice and Cyprus, and being betrayed to Ochus by their own king Tennes, burned themselves with their city, 351 B.C. It was rebuilt. On September 27, 1840, the town was taken from the pasha of Egypt by the troops of the sultan and of his allies, assisted by some ships of the British squadron, under Admiral Sir Robert Stopford and Commodore Charles Napier.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of zidon in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of zidon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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