[flah-vyaw-e-loi] /ˈflɑ vyɔ ɛˈlɔɪ/ (Show IPA), 1864–1912, Ecuadorian political leader: president 1897–1901, 1907–11.
After a worker called 911, Alfaro says the plant manager, Michael Leblanc, gathered up the workers to scare them straight.
Walmart “Unable to Substantiate” Forced Labor Claims at Seafood Supplier Aram Roston June 13, 2012
And what’s more, they ‘ve got that Alfaro revolution on down there!
Never-Fail Blake Arthur Stringer
Murillo’s house is still standing in the Plaza de Alfaro in the old Ghetto.
Southern Spain A.F. Calvert
A series of revolutionary movements against the administration of President Alfaro occurred in the course of the next few years.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 10 Various
Years after, Palomino became sufficiently intimate with Alfaro, to ask him what he thought of Castillo’s sarcastic inscription.
Anecdotes of Painters, Engravers, Sculptors and Architects and Curiosities of Art (Vol. 3 of 3) S. Spooner
When that was done, Alfaro embarked in them with thirty musqueteers, and set sail towards Guavra.
A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. 5 Robert Kerr
the domain of elves. Historical Examples In spite of the cloud that hung over Asgard all was fair and peaceful in Alfheim. The Heroes of Asgard Annie Keary The road from Alfheim to Svartheim is not as long as you would be apt to imagine. The Heroes of Asgard Annie Keary Alfheim the gods to […]
a male given name, form of . Contemporary Examples A year later, he starred in Alfie, playing a man who beds every woman in sight. Michael Caine Tells His Life Straight Jacob Bernstein October 24, 2010 I would have to say that the importance of what “Alfie” says, its meaning. Burt Bacharach: How I Write […]
Count Vittorio [veet-taw-ryaw] /vitˈtɔ ryɔ/ (Show IPA), 1749–1803, Italian dramatist and poet. Historical Examples It includes a careful perusal of Alfieri’s writings and an examination into the evidences of the Christian religion. Margaret Fuller (Marchesa Ossoli) Julia Ward Howe It is only in expressing the character of Philip that Alfieri has a clear superiority. The […]
a European plant, Erodium cicutarium, of the geranium family, grown for forage in the U.S. Historical Examples There had been many winter snows and spring rains, so that the alfilaria covered the hills with a carpet of grass. Mavericks William MacLeod Raine The Geranium, like the alfilaria, has a fruit resembling the long beak of […]