bagdad bagdad  /ˈbæɡ dæd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) capital and largest city of Iraq; located on the Tigris River

Synonym(s)

News

  • Shelby County drowning victim identified

    The girl found dead in a Shelbyville, Ky., creek Monday has been identified as Jackleen Lane, 15, of Hotel Street in nearby Bagdad, said Jeff Ivers, chief deputy coroner of the Shelby County Coroner's office.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Louisville Courier-Journal

Quotes

  1. "We didn't need a surge in Bagdad, we needed a surge in New Orleans," said Edwards, adding the city needs to be made safe, new levees built and police officers replaced.
    on Dec 19, 2007 By: John Edwards Source: Portsmouth Herald News

  2. "My father nearly won the Cup with Clear Prince (he finished third behind Bagdad Note in the 1970 Cup)," Hayes said. "And a three-year-old having its fifth start won the Cox Plate last week. It's not as if it's never been done before. I'm not...
    on Oct 28, 2009 By: David Hayes Source: Adelaidenow

  3. "We moved from Bagdad to Shelbyville when I was in middle school, and that was quite an adjustment, because I was from the country and I went to town," said Collins.
    on Jun 3, 2010 By: Martha Layne Collins Source: WFPL

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