Etymology
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Tangier

port city of Morocco, Latin Tinge, said to be named for Tingis, daughter of Atlas, but probably from Semitic tigisis "harbor." In English often Tangiers, by influence of Algiers.

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Definitions of Tangier

Tangier (n.)
a city of northern Morocco at the west end of the Strait of Gibraltar;
Synonyms: Tangiers
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