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Bagdad, AZ -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Arizona
Population (2000): 1578
Housing Units (2000): 813
Land area (2000): 7.882316 sq. miles (20.415103 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 7.882316 sq. miles (20.415103 sq. km)
FIPS code: 05140
Located within: Arizona (AZ), FIPS 04
Location: 34.576604 N, 113.174832 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 86321
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
Bagdad, AZ
Bagdad, FL -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Florida
Population (2000): 1490
Housing Units (2000): 659
Land area (2000): 3.519686 sq. miles (9.115944 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.718255 sq. miles (1.860272 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 4.237941 sq. miles (10.976216 sq. km)
FIPS code: 02925
Located within: Florida (FL), FIPS 12
Location: 30.595790 N, 87.035622 W
ZIP Codes (1990):
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
Bagdad, FL

Bagdad may refer to:

  • Baghdad, the capital city of Iraq (for whose name those of other locations so named is derived)
Bagdad (film)

Bagdad is a 1949 adventure film starring Maureen O'Hara, Paul Hubschmid, and Vincent Price.

Usage examples of "bagdad".

It seems strange that the Moslim peoples, although the theory of Islam never attributed an hereditary character to the Khalifate, attached so high a value to the Abbasid name, that they continued unanimously to acknowledge the Khalifate of Bagdad for centuries during which it possessed no influence.

Warden of Bagdad, governor of Irak, prince of el Jezira, Atabeg of Mosul--on up the glittering stairs of power rode Zenghi, while the Franks ignored the tidings from the East with the perverse blindness of their race--until Hell burst along their borders and the roar of the Lion shook their towers.

The Carmathians were ripe for rebellion, since they disclaimed the title of the house of Abbas, and abhorred the worldly pomp of the caliphs of Bagdad.

Moslem caravan stopped, and plundered in the name of the God of Abraham, of Isaac, and of Jacob, orders were despatched from Bagdad to the new governor of Hamadan, Hassan Subah, to suppress the robbers, or the rebels, and to send David Alroy dead or alive to the capital.

Spies arrived on the same day at the city of the wilderness, who informed Alroy that his uncle was thrown into a dungeon at Hamadan, and that a body of chosen troops were about to escort a royal harem from Bagdad into Persia.

Tourist Class was even more cosmopolitan, with a solitary American set among a sprinkling of several nationalities, including a young Iraki Arab returning to Bagdad from a course at the University of Chicago.

Round the white walls ran broad divans, also white, covered with prayer rugs from Bagdad, and large cushions, elaborately worked in dull gold and silver thread, with patterns of ibises and flamingoes in flight.

Out of the dominions of the successors of the Prophet, they had carved four kingdoms, which conferred titles on four Seljukian Princes, to wit, the Sultan of Bagdad, the Sultan of Persia, the Sultan of Syria, and the Sultan of Roum, or Asia Minor.

In a second visit to Bagdad, the Seljukian prince again rescued the caliph from his enemies and devoutly, on foot, led the bridle of his mule from the prison to the palace.

JAFAR Sir, we are four merchants who came yesterday night from Basra, and on our arrival we met in the street a man of Basra settled in Bagdad, who prayed us to dine with him.

See now, Bagdad is still in dreams that in a few minutes shall be full of fire, and that fire redder than the dawn.

In a few minutes they will surprise the drowsy Palace Guards, sack Bagdad, kill the Caliph and make me King.

And send a man at once to the Guard, O fortunate discoverer, to warn them to protect the palace against the Beggars of Bagdad, and thou shalt be made Governor of Three Provinces.

Are there not ten thousand Alis in Bagdad, and wilt thou lift up thy head, O worm, when I say Ali?

In poems and in tales alone shall live the eternal memory of this city when I am dust and thou art dust, when the Bedouin shall build his hut upon my garden and drive his plough beyond the ruins of my palace, and all Bagdad is broken to the ground.