Veria

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Veria,

Greece: see VéroiaVéroia
or Veria
, town (1991 pop. 38,713), capital of Imathía prefecture, N Greece, in Macedonia. It is a lignite-mining and textile-milling center. In ancient times the town was known as Berea or Beroea. Paul and Silas preached there (Acts 17.10).
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Ogne lingua per certo verria meno per lo nostro sermone e per la mente c'hanno a tanto comprender poco seno (XXVIII.1-6).
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The Kissing Sailor: The Mystery Behind the Photo that Ended World War II, by Lawrence Verria and George Galdorisi, Naval Institute Press, 266 pages, $23.95.
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