meaning of Algerine

Algerine meaning in General Dictionary

A native or one of several people of Algiers or Algeria additionally a pirate

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  • Of or related to Algiers or Algeria
  • Of or regarding Algiers or Algeria.
  • A native or one of several individuals of Algiers or Algeria. In addition, a pirate.

Algerine meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Of or related to Algiers or Algeria.

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  • (n.) A native or among the individuals of Algiers or Algeria. Also, a pirate.

Sentence Examples with the word Algerine

The causes of this insurrection were manifold, and, moreover, interdependent: the injury done to the military prestige of France by its defeats in Europe; the fall of the imperial government, in which, in the eyes of the natives, the authority of France was incarnate; and the insults offered with impunity in the streets by the civil population to the officers, who were loved and respected by the Arabs, at the same time that the decree of Adolphe Cremieux accorded to the Algerine Jews the rights of French citizens.

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