Definition of Mahgrib
1. Noun. The region of northwest Africa comprising the Atlas Mountains and the coastlands of Morocco and Algeria and Tunisia.
Generic synonyms: Geographic Area, Geographic Region, Geographical Area, Geographical Region
Terms within: Algeria, Algerie, Democratic And Popular Republic Of Algeria, Al-magrib, Kingdom Of Morocco, Maroc, Marruecos, Morocco, Republic Of Tunisia, Tunisia
Group relationships: Africa
Lexicographical Neighbors of Mahgrib
Literary usage of Mahgrib
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Kassandra Complex by Murray Lawrence, Lawrence Murray (2003)
"It is AI-mahgrib, by the Pillars of Herkules, to which Islam's eye is focussed and from there can be seen your Spain. Discount not this concern for we here ..."
2. The Guardians by Murray Lawrence, Lawrence Murray (2002)
"Not to the people of Charles Martel who had defeated the ancestor whose name, Abd ar- Rahman, he'd been given. It must be to al-mahgrib, ..."