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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.

updated on October 10, 2017

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Definitions of Tangier from WordNet

Tangier (n.)
a city of northern Morocco at the west end of the Strait of Gibraltar;
Synonyms: Tangiers
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.