Definition of Nasser
1. Noun. Egyptian statesman who nationalized the Suez Canal (1918-1970).
2. Noun. Lake in Egypt formed by dams built on the Nile River at Aswan.
Group relationships: Arab Republic Of Egypt, Egypt, United Arab Republic
Generic synonyms: Lake
Lexicographical Neighbors of Nasser
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Literary usage of Nasser
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. History of the Afghans by Joseph Pierre Ferrier (1858)
"Character of Conolly — He is full of hope as to the result of his negotiations — nasser Ullah returns to Bokhara — His interviews with the English officers ..."
2. Meyers Grosses Konversations-Lexikon: Ein Nachschlagewerk des allgemeinen by Hermann Julius Meyer (1907)
"nasser auf, sie mischt sich aber mit dm meisten organischen ... Reine SS ist nicht bekannt, da die Lösung sehr leicht in nasser und Schwefeldioxyd zerfällt. ..."
3. Ten Years in Equatoria and the Return with Emin Pasha by Gaetano Casati (1891)
"the throne of Viceroy Ismail—Meeting of the troops at Kordofan —Submission of King nasser—The Paris Exhibition of 1807—Resignation of Gordon —Giegler ..."
4. A Picnic Party in Wildest Africa: Being a Sketch of a Winter's Trip to Some by C. W. L. Bulpett (1907)
"OF all the Government stations we had passed in our journey from Khartoum, nasser was perhaps the most woe-begone in appearance. ..."