Algerian

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj Algerian of or relating to or characteristic of Algeria or its inhabitants "Algerian towns"
    • n Algerian a native or inhabitant of Algeria
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Algerian Of or pertaining to Algeria.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Algerian Pertaining to the city of Algiers, or to Algeria or its inhabitants.
    • n Algerian An inhabitant of the French colony of Algeria, in the north of Africa. The colony was founded in 1834, extends from the Mediterranean southward to the desert of Sahara, and has Tunis and Morocco on its east and west frontiers respectively.
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Usage

In literature:

Various dark forms hobbled past, their baggy trousers showing them to be Algerians.
"From the St. Lawrence to the Yser with the 1st Canadian brigade" by Frederic C. Curry
The sharpshooters of the Zouaves and Algerians took a trench in front of the latter place and entered the village.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume III (of VIII)" by Various
In 1888 the Algerian railroad system comprised 1,350 miles.
"The Railroad Question" by William Larrabee
The blond Algerian kept looking the vessel over, and his astonishment grew apace.
"Mayflower (Flor de mayo)" by Vicente Blasco Ibáñez
These men are the aristocracy of the Algerian Arabs; men of independent means in their own land.
"How I Filmed the War" by Lieut. Geoffrey H. Malins
Constantinople, Algerian ambassador carried to, 58.
"The Little Book of the Flag" by Eva March Tappan
Khair-ed-Din Barbarossa captured the city in 1520 and annexed it to his Algerian pashalik.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 1" by Various
From 1847 to 1852 he was employed in the Algerian campaigns, and in 1854 and 1855 in the Crimea.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 5" by Various
As a result of the Algerian campaigns, France became involved in war with Moroccan rebels.
"The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 5" by Various
After that another Algerian ship was taken, and then Decatur sailed for Algiers.
"Stories of Our Naval Heroes" by Various
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In news:

German Navy Will Train Algerian Sailors.
Arab Envoys Rebuked for Denying Prize Money to Algerian Writer.
War on Terror Al-Qaeda's new North Africa wing recruiting on margins of Algerian society.
Suicide Bombers Strike Algerian Capital.
Algerian Program Offers Amnesty, but Not Answers About Past.
Germany: Algerian Held In Bomb Plot.
The police have arrested an Algerian man they say was planning attacks at resorts along the Costa del Sol in Spain, prosecutors in Hamburg said.
A military plane slammed into a house west of the Algerian capital Monday, killing at least 17 people, including women and children on the ground, rescue workers said.
Algerian Man Faces Charges In a Millennium Terror Plot.
Algerian Pilot Held in London Was Hijacking Suspects' Lead Trainer, Prosecutor Says.
Algerian-born Ahmed Ferhani stands before a judge during his arraignment in Manhattan criminal court in New York May 12, 2011 REUTERS/Lucas.
Algerian-born Ahmed Ferhani stands before a judge during his arraignment in Manhattan criminal court in New York ( LUCAS JACKSON, REUTERS / May 12, 2011 ).
TUNIS, Tunisia –?Tunisian security forces have arrested two people carrying automatic weapons and explosives near the Algerian border .
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) —?Tunisian security forces have arrested two people carrying automatic weapons and explosives near the Algerian border .
TUNIS, Tunisia—?Tunisian security forces have arrested two people carrying automatic weapons and explosives near the Algerian border .
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In science:

K. Haahr-Escolano, Algerian Salafists and the New Face of Terror in Spain, Terrorism Monitor 2, 21 (2004).
Intelligence gathering by capturing the social processes within prisons
This work was performed during a visit of H.D. at the University of Liège in Belgium with the combined support of the Algerian Ministry of High Education and Scientific Research (MESRS) and the Interuniversity Attractive Pole Program from the Federal Science Research Policy of Belgium.
First-principles study of the ferroelectric Aurivillius phase Bi2WO6
Algerian newspapers have reported on Thursday that 18 decapitated bodies have been found by the authorities.
Centroid-based summarization of multiple documents: sentence extraction, utility-based evaluation, and user studies
Algerian newspapers have reported that 18 decapitated bodies have been found by authorities in the south of the country.
Centroid-based summarization of multiple documents: sentence extraction, utility-based evaluation, and user studies
In another incident on Wednesday, seven people -- including six children -- were killed by terrorists, Algerian security forces said.
Centroid-based summarization of multiple documents: sentence extraction, utility-based evaluation, and user studies
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