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aboukir Explained

Aboukir at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Alternative forms

* Abukir

Etymology

Inter: rf » e

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » US Inter: IPA » /ˌɑ.buˈkɚ/|/ˌəˈbu.kɚ/

Proper noun

Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • A bay at the mouth of the Nile where the French fleet suffered a great loss to the British.Inter: reference-book » last =| first = | authorlink = | coauthors = | editor =Urdang, Laurence | others = | title = The Random House College Dictionary | origdate = | origyear = 1975| origmonth = | url = | format = | accessdate = | accessyear = | accessmonth = | edition = | date = | year =1984| month = | publisher =Random House, Inc. | location = New York, NY | language = | id = | doi = | isbn =0-394-43600-8 | lccn = | ol = | pages =4| chapter = | chapterurl = | quote =

    References


  • French

    Proper noun

    Aboukir
  • Abu Qir, a village and bay in Egypt site of two iconic battles of the French military.

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