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ˈkɒn stənˌtin, -ˌtaɪnCon·stan·tine

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Constantine, Constantine I, Constantine the Great, Flavius Valerius Constantinusnoun

    Emperor of Rome who stopped the persecution of Christians and in 324 made Christianity the official religion of the Roman Empire; in 330 he moved his capital from Rome to Byzantium and renamed it Constantinople (280-337)

  2. Constantinenoun

    a walled city in northeastern Algeria to the east of Algiers; was destroyed in warfare in the 4th century and rebuilt by Constantine I


  1. Constantinenoun

    A male given name from Latin.

  2. Constantinenoun

    A city and province of Algeria

  3. Etymology: From the name of Roman emperors, Latin constans ("constant, steadfast").


  1. Constantine

    Constantine is the capital of Constantine Province in north-eastern Algeria. It was the capital of the same-named French département until 1962. Slightly inland, it is about 80 kilometres from the Mediterranean coast, on the banks of Rhumel river. Regarded as the capital of eastern Algeria and the centre of its region, Constantine has a population of 448,374, making it the third largest city in the country after Algiers and Oran. There are museums and important historical sites around the city. It is often referred to as the "City of Bridges" due to the numerous picturesque bridges connecting the mountains the city is built on.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Constantine

    inland city of Algeria, on a rocky height; leather-working its staple industry.

  2. Constantine

    the name of 13 emperors who reigned at Rome or Byzantium between 306 and 1453.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. constantine

    A fortified city of Algeria, capital of a province of its own name. It stands on the site of the ancient Cirta, celebrated as the bulwark of Numidia. It is built upon a high rock, formed into a species of peninsula by the Rummel. It was besieged by the French in 1836, but held out till October, 1837, when it was taken by assault.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Constantine in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Constantine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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  1. Tyrone Power:

    Some day I will show all the [people] who say I was a success just because of my pretty face. Sometimes I wish I had a really bad car accident so my face would get smashed up and I'd look like Eddie Constantine.

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