Alexandria

geographical name
Al·​ex·​an·​dria | \ˌa-lig-ˈzan-drē-ə, ˌe-\

Definition of Alexandria 

1 city in central Louisiana population 47,723

2 city in northern Virginia on the Potomac River south of Washington, D.C. population 139,966

3 city and port between Lake Mareotis and the Mediterranean Sea in northern Egypt population 3,170,000

Note: Alexandria was notable as the site of the greatest library of ancient times.

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Alexandrian \ˌa-​lig-​ˈzan-​drē-​ən, ˌe-​ \ adjective or noun

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