Neapolis (Nee-ap´uh-lis; Gk., “new city”)

The name of many Greco-Roman towns founded near ancient sites. Neapolis in the NT is the seaport, modern Kavalla, for Philippi, ten miles inland (Acts 16:11).

Acts 16:11

The Conversion of Lydia
11We set sail from Troas and took a straight course to Samothrace, the following day to Neapolis,

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