Definition of Medjidie. Meaning of Medjidie. Synonyms of Medjidie

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Definition of Medjidie

Medjidie
Medjidie Me*dji"di*e, Medjidieh Me*dji"di*eh, n. [Turk. maj[=i]dieh (prop. fem. a., fr. Ar. mej[=i]d glorious); -- so called after the sultan Abdul Mejid, lit., ``servant of the Glorious One,' i.e., of God.] 1. (a) A silver coin of Turkey formerly rated at twenty, but since 1880 at nineteen, piasters (about 83 cents). (b) A gold coin of Turkey equal to one hundred piastres ($4.396 or 18s. 3/4d.); a lira, or Turkish pound. 2. A Turkish honorary order established in 1851 by Abdul-Mejid, having as its badge a medallion surrounded by seven silver rays and crescents. It is often conferred on foreigners.

Meaning of Medjidie from wikipedia

- Order of the Medjidie (Ottoman Turkish: نشانِ مجیدی‎, August 29, 1852 – 1922) is the name of a military and civilian order of the Ottoman Empire. The Order...
- Mecidiye or Médjidié may refer to: Mecidiye, Bozkurt Mecidiye, Ezine Mecidiye, Erzincan Mecidiye, Karacabey, a village Mecidiye, Keşan, a village Mecidiye...
- Hamid II, the contemporary Sultan of the Ottoman Empire, who gave him the Medjidie Medal of fourth degree "for his excellent efforts in promoting this industry...
- Commonwealth armed forces. Doughty-Wylie had been awarded the Order of the Medjidie from the very Ottoman Government he later fought against. He was generally...
- Medal (1901) Knight of the Order of the Crown of Italy (1895) Order of the Medjidie – 2nd Cl**** (Ottoman Empire) (1907) Doyle was found clutching his chest...
- Donizetti had another march, Büyük Askerî Marş also known as Grande March de Medjidie composed for Abdülmecid I during the same period. Donizetti mentions Liszt...
- forces. In addition to his Adjutancy title, Osman received the Order of the Medjidie and the Imtiyaz Medal for his services to the Empire. He was made Marshal...
- he created the Ottoman lira and in 1851 he instituted the Order of the Medjidie. The Ottoman Empire received the first of its foreign loans on 25 August...
- Jeweled Imtiyaz Medal, Jeweled Order of Osmanieh, Jeweled Order of the Medjidie, Jeweled Foreign honours Prussia: Order of the Black Eagle of Prussia,...
- Knight of the Seraphim, 12 February 1856 Ottoman Empire: Order of the Medjidie, 1st Cl**** in Diamonds, 1856 Upon his marriage to Queen Victoria in 1840...
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