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1. jed'dah, jeddah, jidda, jiddah

port city in western Saudi Arabia on the Red Sea; near Mecca

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a port in W Saudi Arabia, on the Red Sea: the port of entry for Mecca, 80 km (50 miles) east. Pop: 4 075 803 (2015 est)

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A city of west-central Saudi Arabia on the Red Sea, ruled by the Turks until 1916. It is a port used by Muslim pilgrims making the journey to Mecca.

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