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TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing 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.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [d͡ʒɛ.zɑː.jiɾ]

Proper nounEdit

Cezayir

  1. Algeria (country)
  2. Algiers, capital of Algeria.

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