Origin of Algerine
- a brightly striped woolen fabric used for tents, awnings, curtains, etc.
Origin of algerienne
Examples from the Web for algerine
Historical Examples of algerine
A Frenchman, taken into slavery by an Algerine, was asked what he could do.
In the long list of Algerine viceroys, we meet with many a European.The Story of the Barbary Corsairs
That she was an Algerine pirate, and had been engaged in plundering the brig, we had no doubt.
Our larboard bow-chaser was fired, but the Algerine took no notice of it.
We have said that Algerine roofs are flat, but they are by no means regular.The Pirate City
- a soft striped woollen cloth
Word Origin for algerine
- of or relating to Algeria or its inhabitants
- a native or inhabitant of Algeria