What does Alexandria mean?

Alexandria meaning in General Dictionary

a town regarding mediterranean and beyond the main port of Egypt

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  • a town in Louisiana on the Red River
  • the main slot of Egypt; on the western edge of the Nile delta in the Mediterranean Sea; established by Alexander the truly amazing; the administrative centre of old Egypt

Alexandria meaning in Names Dictionary

type of Alexander. Helper and defender of humanity.
Name Origin: Greek
Name Gender: feminine

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Sentence Examples with the word Alexandria

At Alexandria he attended the lectures of Ammonius Saccas, the founder of the system, until 242, when he joined the Persian .expedition of Gordian III., with the object of studying Persian and Indian philosophy on the spot.

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