A city of Greece, famed for its luxury and extravagance.
city in Greece
Commercial city on the Greek coast. Paul met Prisca and Aquila there and remained for eighteen months preaching and teaching ( Acts 18: 1-3; 1 Cor. 16: 19).
the modern Greek port near the site of the ancient city that was second only to Athens
Corinth, or Korinth (Greek: ÎšÏŒÏÎ¹Î½Î¸Î¿Ï‚, KÃ³rinthos; see also List of traditional Greek place names) was a Greek city-state, on the Isthmus of Corinth, the narrow stretch of land that joins the Peloponnesus to the mainland of Greece. To the west of the isthmus lies the Gulf of Corinth, to the east lies the Saronic Gulf. Corinth is about 48 miles (78 km) southwest of Athens.