Meaning of Aleppine in English:


(also Alepine, Alapeen)

Pronunciation /əˈlɛpʌɪn/ /əˈlɛpiːn/


  • Of or relating to Aleppo, a city in northern Syria, or its inhabitants.


  • 1North American Also with lower-case initial. A fine fabric woven from a mixture of wool and silk or mohair and cotton. Frequently as a count noun: a piece or type of this fabric. Now rare (chiefly historical).

  • 2A native or inhabitant of Aleppo.


Late 16th century. From Aleppo, the name of a city in northern Syria + -ine.