Alexandra

Alexandra (Greek: Ἀλεξάνδρα) is the feminine form of the given name Alexander, which is a romanization of the Greek name Ἀλέξανδρος (Alexandros). Etymologically, the name is a compound of the Greek verb ἀλέξειν (alexein) `to defend` and ἀνδρός (andros), the genitive of the noun ἀνήρ (anēr) `man`. Thus ...
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Alexandra

(1844-1925) Queen consort of Edward VII of England, whom she married in 1863. She was the eldest daughter of Christian IX of Denmark. She bore five children, two boys and three girls. The elder son, Albert...
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Alexandra

(from the article `Lycophron of Chalcis`) Greek poet and scholar best known because of the attribution to him of the extant poem Alexandra.
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Alexandra

(from the article `Nicholas I`) ...in western and central Europe. On Nov. 4, 1815, at a state dinner in Berlin, Alexander I and King Frederick William III rose to announce the ...
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Alexandra

(from the article `Performing Arts`) Russia found less to smile about. Aleksandr Sokurov created one of his most resonant dramas in Aleksandra (Alexandra), a muted cry against the ...
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Alexandra

[1905 automobile] The Alexandra was an all-wooden bodied electric brougham made by the Phoenix Carriage Co of Birmingham from 1905 to 1906. It included a safety device found in hansom cabs to stop passengers from falling out of the vehicle in the event of a sudden halt. A petrol-engine vehicle , also listed for sale, but it is unknown how m...
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Alexandra

[poem] `Alexandra` is a poem by South African poet and writer Mongane Wally Serote. Serote`s poems about places, particularly his Alexandra poems, grapple with the problems of squalor, violence, death, destitution, exploitation and the Black People`s quest for identity and a sense of community. In the poem Alexandra, the speaker`s inner-chi...
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Alexandra

[provincial electoral district] Alexandria is a former Alberta provincial electoral district. ==Election results== ===1944 general election=== ==Plebiscite results== ===1957 liquor plebiscite=== On October 30, 1957 a stand alone plebiscite was held province wide in all 50 of the then current provincial electoral districts in Alberta. The go...
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Alexandra

Alexandra is an English name for girls. The meaning is `protector of the people` The name Alexandra is most commonly given to Norwegian girls. (2 times more often than to American girls.) Use for the other sex: Alexander What do they use in other countries? Alex (English) Alexis (English) Alexandre Sasha (Russian) Alix (French) Alexi Aly (Maltese) ...
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Alexandra

Alexandra, 1844–1925, queen consort of Edward VII of Great Britain, whom she married in 1863. She was the daughter of Christian IX of Denmark.
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Alexandra

consort of the Russian emperor Nicholas II. Her misrule while the emperor was commanding the Russian forces during World War I precipitated the ... [3 related articles]
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Alexandra

HMS Alexandra was a British second-class battleship launched in 1875 and named after Alexandra, then Princess of Wales.
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Alexandra

Princess Alix Victoria Helene Luise Beatrix of Hesse-Darmstadt (a German state); a granddaughter of Queen Victoria; married Nicholas II, November, 1894
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Alexandra

queen consort of King Edward VII of Great Britain.[2 related articles]
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Alexandra

The white variety is used as a table grape used. The early-medium maturing variety is highly resistant to frost and fungal diseases. The large clusters are rather small, sweet berries and feinh
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Alexandra

town, south-central South Island, New Zealand. It lies at the junction of the Clutha and Manuherikia rivers and is surrounded by three mountain ...
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