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Definition of Medjidieh

Medjidieh
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 Medjidieh from wikipedia

- Order of the Medjidie (Turkish: Mecidiye Nişanı, August 29, 1852 – 1922) is the name of a military and civilian order of the Ottoman Empire. The Order...
- After serving in the Balkan Wars of 1912–1913, he was transferred to Medjidieh Coastal Battery defending the Mediterranean entrance to the Dardanelles...
- diplomat, economist and author. He had the Grand Cross of the Order of Medjidieh conferred upon him by Abbas II, Khedive of Egypt. The youngest child of...
- successor to the Medjidieh, a steamship company that operated in the Red Sea and the Mediterranean, created by Said Pasha. The Medjidieh was also referred...
- Rosetta branch of the Nile and Alexandria. In addition, he founded the Medjidieh, a precursor to the Khedivial Mail Line. Sa'id's heir presumptive, Ahmad...
- by Slatin, translated by Wingate In 1887 he received the Order of the Medjidieh 4th Cl****. In 1883 he received the Order of Osmanieh 4th Cl**** from the...
- Crimean War Awards Victoria Cross Légion d'honneur (France) Order of the Medjidieh (Ottoman Empire) Relations Sir Edward Baker, 1st Baronet (father-in-law)...
- Fahrelnissa Zeid were his nephew and nieces.[citation needed] Order of the Medjidieh 1st Cl**** with Sword Gold Medal of Liyakat Gold Medal of Imtiyaz Bulgaria...
- Mentioned in Despatches on 3 November 1896, and awarded the Order of the Medjidieh, Fourth Cl**** in 1897. On 8 December 1897 Smyth was promoted captain....
- of Saint Stanislaus (Russia) Order of the Sword (Sweden) Order of the Medjidieh (Ottoman Empire) Order of Franz Joseph (Austria-Hungary). Andreas du Plessis...
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