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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

- Medjidie or Mejidie (Turkish: Mecidiye Nişanı, August 29, 1852 – 1922) is the name of a military and knightly order of the Ottoman Empire. The Order was...
- armed forces. Doughty-Wylie was also posthumously awarded the Order of the Medjidie from the very Ottoman Government he had fought against. He was generally...
- 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...
- Knight of the French Legion of Honour, Knight of the Ottoman Order of the Medjidie, and Council Father of the First Vatican Council. He was the first Archbishop...
- (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...
- Name Decorator Reason Metal Date Medjidie Order, 5th cl**** Abdul Hamid II Distinguished service as a staff captain in Damascus Silver 25 December...
- the Crimean Medal and Clasp, the Turkish War Medal and the Order of the Medjidie 5th Cl****. He reached the rank of Colonel in 1870. He was a Justice of...
- November 1916) (Ottoman Empire) Order of the Medjidie, 4th cl**** (13 March 1917) (Ottoman Empire) Order of the Medjidie, 1st cl**** (Ottoman Empire) Military Order...
- the Ottoman Sultan Abdul Hamid II awarded Pasteur with the Order of the Medjidie (I Cl****) and 10000 Ottoman liras. Pasteur won the Leeuwenhoek Medal from...
- ArmyRank Lieutenant ColonelUnit Royal ArtilleryBattles/wars Crimean WarAwards Victoria Cross Légion d'Honneur (France) Order of Medjidie (Ottoman Empire)...
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