Algiers

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic اَلْجَزَائِر(al-jazāʾir, the islands), plural of جَزِيرَة(jazīra, island), referring to the several small islands that once existed in the Bay of Algiers.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ælˈdʒɪəz/
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  • (US) IPA(key): /ælˈdʒɪɹz/

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Algiers

  1. The capital city of Algeria.

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Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Arabic اَلْجَزَائِر(al-jazāʾir). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

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Algiers n

  1. Algiers (the capital city of Algeria)