The city was founded in the 7th century B.C. by Phoenicians; they initially namded it 'Oea'.
Sometimes the city is referred to or known as 'Tripoli-of-the-West', to help distinguish it from its older Phoenician sister city, Tripoli, Lebanon.
Tripoli, a Greek name, comes from the Greek name 'Tripolis' meaning 'three cities'.
Is a country located in the East Mediterranean and officially known as the Lebanese Republic.
The largest city and capital of Azerbaijan.
The capital and the largest city of the Ukraine.
The capital and second largest city of Syria.
Is a city located on the Grand River in Michigan.
Is a US city located in the Northeast corner of the central part of New Mexico.
The capital of Turkey and the country's second largest city.
The capital and largest city of Spain.
Is a US city located in the east central part of North Carolina.