- Adjective. (archaic) Algerian.
- Noun. (archaic) A native or inhabitant of Algiers or Algeria, especially of Moorish or Berber descent, or of non-European descent.
- Noun. (archaic) A pirate, especially one from the Barbary Coast.
- Noun. A type of loosely woven cloth in stripes of bright colors, used for scarves, shawls and similar.