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From Alexander the Great. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.


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  1. A city and port in Egypt.
  2. A census-designated place in Calhoun County, Alabama, USA
  3. A city in Monroe Township, Madison County, Indiana, USA
  4. A city in Kentucky, USA, and one of the two county seats of Campbell County.
  5. A city and the parish seat of Rapides Parish, Louisiana, USA
  6. A city in Minnesota, USA, and the county seat of Douglas County.
  7. A city in Clark County, Missouri, USA
  8. A village in Thayer County, Nebraska, USA
  9. A town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA
  10. A town in Jefferson County, New York, USA
  11. A village in Licking County, Ohio, USA
  12. An unincorporated community in Scioto County, Ohio, USA
  13. A borough in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA
  14. A town in DeKalb County, Tennessee, USA
  15. An independent city in Virginia, USA
  16. A city in Hanson County, South Dakota, USA
  17. A former town in United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario, Canada; now a part of the township of North Glengarry
  18. A ghost town in British Columbia, Canada
  19. A town in Sarah Baartman District Municipality, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  20. A town in Ehlanzeni District Municipality, Mpumalanga, South Africa
  21. A female given name.

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Proper noun[edit]

Alexandria f

  1. Alexandria


Proper noun[edit]

Alexandrīa f (genitive Alexandrīae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of Alexandrēa


First declension, with locative.

Case Singular
Nominative Alexandrīa
Genitive Alexandrīae
Dative Alexandrīae
Accusative Alexandrīam
Ablative Alexandrīā
Vocative Alexandrīa
Locative Alexandrīae


Proper noun[edit]

Alexandria f

  1. Alexandria (a city and governorate of Egypt)