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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...
- Sebastopol, the Sardinian and Turkish Crimea Medals and 4th Cl**** Order of the Medjidie. On home service as a major general he commanded the Cavalry Brigade of...
- 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...
- Name Decorator Reason Metal Date Medjidie Order, 5th cl**** Abdul Hamid II Distinguished service as a staff captain in Damascus Silver 25 December 1906...
- Turkish nationalist Nihâl Atsız. Order of Osminieh with Sword Order of the Medjidie Gallipoli Star (Ottoman Empire) Silver Medal of Liyakat Silver Medal of...
- ****verance and manliness".  Ottoman Empire: Fifth Cl**** Knight Order of the Medjidie awarded by Abdul Hamid II, (25 December 1906)  Ottoman Empire: Silver Imtiyaz...
- 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...
- Napoléon Coste, upon whom the Khedive bestowed the Ottoman Order of the Medjidie. The Khedive, in particular, was able to overcome initial reservations...
- naming of varying styles. British Crimean War Medal Turkish Order of the Medjidie Sardinian Crimea Medal Baltic Medal Légion d'honneur Médaille militaire...
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