Alexandria meaning
[al-ig-zan-dree-uh, -zahn-]
Definitions of alexandria is:
  • noun alexandria
    the chief port of Egypt, on the Nile Delta: cultural centre of ancient times, founded by Alexander the Great (332 bc). Pop: 3 760 000 (2005 est)
  • noun alexandria
    seaport in Egypt, on the Mediterranean at the W end of the Nile delta: pop. 3,485,000: founded by Alexander the Great and, later, a center of Hellenistic culture
  • noun alexandria
    city in NE Va., on the Potomac, near Washington, D.C.: pop. 128,000