Definition of Medjidieh. Meaning of Medjidieh. Synonyms of Medjidieh

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Medjidieh. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Medjidieh and, of course, Medjidieh synonyms and on the right images related to the word Medjidieh.

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 or Order of the Mejidie (Turkish: Mecidiye Nişanı, August 29, 1852 – 1922) is the name of a military and knightly order of the Ottoman...
- 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...
- and Princess Fahrelnissa Zeid were his nephews and niece. Order of the Medjidieh 1st Cl**** with Sword Gold Medal of Liyakat Gold Medal of Imtiyaz Bulgaria...
- 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...
- Crimean War Awards Victoria Cross Légion d'honneur (France) Order of the Medjidieh (Ottoman Empire) Relations Sir Edward Baker, 1st Baronet (father-in-law)...
- Service/branch  British Army Rank Major-General Unit Royal Artillery Battles/wars Crimean War Awards Victoria Cross Order of the Medjidieh (Ottoman Empire)...
- 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...
- Battles/wars Crimean War Indian Mutiny Awards Victoria Cross Order of the Medjidieh (Ottoman Empire) Relations Duncan Gordon Boyes VC (brother-in-law)...
- Victoria Cross Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath Order of the Medjidieh (Ottoman Empire) Medal of Military Valour (Italy) Relations Lord John...
Loading...