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Definition of Barbary

Barbary
Barbary Bar"ba*ry, n. [Fr. Ar. Barbar the people of Barbary.] The countries on the north coast of Africa from Egypt to the Atlantic. Hence: A Barbary horse; a barb. [Obs.] Also, a kind of pigeon. Barbary ape (Zo["o]l.), an ape (Macacus innus) of north Africa and Gibraltar Rock, being the only monkey inhabiting Europe. It is very commonly trained by showmen.

Meaning of Barbary from wikipedia

- The Barbary Coast (also Barbary, Berbery or Berber Coast) was the name given to the coastal regions of North Africa or Maghreb, specifically the Ottoman...
- The Barbary pirates, Barbary corsairs, or Ottoman corsairs were Muslim pirates and privateers who operated from North Africa, based primarily in the ports...
- The Barbary lion, also called the North African lion, Berber lion, Atlas lion, and Egyptian lion, is an extinct po****tion of the lion subspecies Panthera...
- The Barbary slave trade involved slave markets on the Barbary Coast of North Africa, which included the Ottoman states of Algeria, Tunisia and Tripolitania...
- The Barbary macaque (Macaca sylv****), also known as Barbary ape, is a macaque species native to the Atlas Mountains of Algeria, Libya, Tunisia and Morocco...
- The Barbary Wars were a series of two wars fought by the United States, Sweden, and the Kingdom of Sicily against the Barbary states (including Tunis...
- Look up barbary or Barbary in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Barbary or Barbary Coast or Barbary states is the term used by Europeans from the 16th century...
- The First Barbary War (1801–1805), also known as the Tripolitan War and the Barbary Coast War, was a conflict during the Barbary Wars, in which the United...
- The Barbary sheep (Ammotragus lervia), also known as aoudad (pronounced [ˈɑʊdæd]) is a species of caprine native to rocky mountains in North Africa. While...
- The Barbary dove, ringed turtle dove, ringneck dove, ring-necked turtle dove, or ring dove (Streptopelia risoria) is a domestic member of the dove and...