Definition of Aleppine in English:

Aleppine

(also Alapeen, Alepine)

adjective

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

noun

  • 1North American historical, rare Originally North 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.

Origin

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

Pronunciation

Aleppine

/əˈlɛpiːn//əˈlɛpʌɪn/