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.

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Algiers

  1. The capital 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.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɑlˈɣiːrs/
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  • Hyphenation: Al‧giers
  • Rhymes: -iːrs

Proper noun[edit]

Algiers n

  1. Algiers