a person who believes in an absolutely literal interpretation of the Koran.
a city in central Spain, a suburb of Madrid.
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alcott, louisa may A nineteenth-century American author known for Little Women, Little Men, and other books for and about children.
a recess or small room adjacent to or opening out of a room: a dining alcove. a recess in a room for a bed, bookcases, or the like. any recessed space, as a bower in a garden. Historical Examples He sat in an alcove, by a large, polished window of the club. The Second Fiddle […]
(Ealhwine Flaccus) a.d. 735–804, English theologian and scholar: teacher and adviser of Charlemagne. Historical Examples All the subjects comprised by Alcuin in physics are arithmetic, geometry, music, and astronomy. Cassell’s History of England, Vol. I (of 9) Anonymous Charlemagne established the “School of the Palace,” and placed Alcuin at its head. History of Education Levi […]