Aladdin
noun Date: 1747 a youth in the Arabian Nights' Entertainments who comes into possession of a magic lamp

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  • Aladdin — (an Anglicisation of the Arabic name (originally Syrian) Unicode|Alāʼ ad Dīn , Arabic: علاء الدين literally nobility of the faith ) is one of the tales of medieval Arabian origin in the The Book of One Thousand and One Nights ( Arabian Nights ) …   Wikipedia

  • Aladdin — ist die englische Bezeichnung für Aladin der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Aladdin (Illinois) Aladdin (Pennsylvania) Aladdin (Washington) Aladdin (Wyoming) Aladdin City (Florida) Sonstiges: Aladdin (Oper) von Kurt Atterberg… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Aladdin —    Dessin animé de John Musker et Ron Clements, pour les studios Walt Disney.   Pays: États Unis   Date de sortie: 1993   Technique: couleurs   Durée: 1 h 30    Résumé    À Bagdad, Aladdin, jeune voleur, tombe amoureux de Jasmine, la fille du… …   Dictionnaire mondial des Films

  • Aladdin — name of a hero in stories from the Arabian Nights, from Arabic Ala al Din, lit. nobility of faith …   Etymology dictionary

  • Aladdin — [ə lad′ n] n. [Ar Aʼ l ad dīn, lit., height of faith < aʼ lā, height + al, the + dīn, faith] a boy in The Arabian Nights who finds a magic lamp and a magic ring, with which he can call up a jinni to do his bidding …   English World dictionary

  • Aladdín — Para otros usos de este término, véase Aladdin (desambiguación). Aladdin Título Aladdín Aladino Ficha técnica Dirección John Musker Ron Clements …   Wikipedia Español

  • Aladdin — Aladin Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Aladin (ou Aladdin selon l orthographe anglaise) est le héros du conte Aladin et la Lampe merveilleuse inclus dans le recueil arabo persan des… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Aladdin — /euh lad n/, n. (in The Arabian Nights Entertainments) the son of a poor widow in China. He becomes the possessor of a magic lamp and ring with which he can command a jinn to do his bidding. * * * Hero of a well known story in The Thousand and… …   Universalium

  • Aladdin — A|lad|din a young male character in a story from The Arabian Nights. Aladdin steals a lamp, which makes a ↑genie (=a magical spirit) appear who will give Aladdin anything he asks for …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Aladdin — noun a) A classic Arabic tale about a young man named Aladdin who is recruited by a sorcerer to get a magic lamp from a cave. b) The young man who is the protagonist and title character of the story …   Wiktionary

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