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Definition of the noun algerie

What does algerie mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a republic in northwestern Africa on the Mediterranean Sea with a population that is predominantly Sunni Muslim; colonized by France in the 19th century but gained autonomy in the early 1960s
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • synonyms of Algerie: Algeria / Democratic and Popular Republic of Algeria
    • instance of: African country / African nation = any one of the countries occupying the African continent
    • part of: Maghreb / Mahgrib = the region of northwest Africa comprising the Atlas Mountains and the coastlands of Morocco and Algeria and Tunisia
    • parts:
      • Algerian capital / Algiers = an ancient port on the Mediterranean
      • Annaba = a port city of northeastern Algeria near the Tunisian border
      • Batna = a town in north central Algeria
      • Blida = a city in northern Algeria at the foot of the Atlas Mountains to the southwest of Algiers
      • Oran = a port city in northwestern Algeria and the country's 2nd largest city
      • Constantine = a walled city in northeastern Algeria to the east of Algiers
      • Djanet = a desert town in southeastern Algeria
      • Hippo Regius / Hippo = an ancient Numidian town in northwestern Africa adjoining present-day Annaba in northeastern Algeria
      • Reggane = a town in central Algeria
      • Timgad = an ancient town founded by the Romans
      • Timimoun = a town in central Algeria in the Atlas Mountains
      • Atlas Mountains = a mountain range in northern Africa between the Mediterranean and the Sahara Desert
    • member of: Arab League = an international organization of independent Arab states formed in 1945 to promote cultural and economic and military and political and social cooperation; OPEC / Organization of Petroleum-Exporting Countries = an organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the production and sale of petroleum
    • member: Algerian = a native or inhabitant of Algeria


"Algerie" a.k.a. "Algérie" is a book by Mohammed Dib.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Algerie

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Google previewIn the Land of Mosques & Minarets (1908)

by Francis Miltoun

Algerie is a part of France, a Department across the seas like Corse. It holds its own elections and has three senators and six deputies at Paris. Its governor- general is a Frenchman (usually promoted from the Prefecture of some mainland ...

Google previewThe Gardeners' Chronicle (1905)

A Weekly Illustrated Journal of Horticulture and Allied Subjects

The Flore do l'Algerie is a larger and more expensive work in four or five volumes. AMERICAN Conunsrounsnca; We have intimation that certain letters and pamphlets were despatched to us from Chicago and from ...

Google previewSylvia's Home Journal (1879)

For Home Reading and Home Use, of Tales, Stories, Fashion, and Needlework

Drap d'Algerie is a thick tweed in good heather mixtures, suitable for ulsters. If we are going to have as rainy a winter as we have had a summer, we had better provide ourselves with ulsters and Sempre Seccos as soon as may be.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Arab Women Filmmakers (2005)

by Rebecca Hillauer

Algerie, la vie quand meme/Algeria: Life in Spite of It ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic dictionary of political science (2003)

by Kush Satyendra

After 1958, the "Algerie Francaise" banner was picked up by European colonists in Algeria, dissident French ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Military Technology and Innovation (2004)

by Stephen Bull

See Stealth Algerie WARSHIP Laid down in 1931, the 10,000-ton French cruiser Algerie has been acknowledged as one of the best cruisers built within the constraints of the Washington Treaty, and something of a departure from existing ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Jewish Diaspora (2009)

Origins, Experiences, and Culture by Mark Avrum Ehrlich

The Jewish Communities of Algiers and Blida have offices of the Consistoire d' Algerie Important Personalities Following is a list of important Algerians of Jewish descent: • Jacques Attali (born 1943), a French economist, writer, and scholar, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Twentieth-Century Photography, 3-Volume Set (2005)

by Lynne Warren

Jules Ger- vais-Courtellmont, a French convert to Islam, published the illustrated magazine L'Algerie Artis- tique et Pittoresque (1890-1892) and created thousands of direct color autochrome plates frequently reproduced in the popular press.

Google previewThe Jewish Encyclopedia (1912)

A Descriptive Record of the History, Religion, Literature, and Customs of the Jewish People from the Earliest Times to the Present Day by Isidore Singer, Cyrus Adler

written, speeches were made, special papers, like " L'Algerie Francaise " and '• L' Anti-Juif , " were started, anti-Jewish songs were composed, lengthy books were written; all means were devised for making ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1G2E1R1I1E1

The value of this 7-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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