Definitions and Synonyms of phoenix | Another word for phoenix | What is phoenix?
Definition 1: the state capital and largest city located in south central Arizona; situated in a former desert that has become a prosperous agricultural area thanks to irrigation - [noun denoting location]
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Definition 3: a legendary Arabian bird said to periodically burn itself to death and emerge from the ashes as a new phoenix; according to most versions only one phoenix lived at a time and it renewed itself every 500 years - [noun denoting person]
(phoenix is a kind of ...) an imaginary being of myth or fable