1432–81, king of Portugal 1438–81.
The earlier part of his life was spent in the service of Alfonso V of Portugal.
Chapters on Jewish Literature Israel Abrahams
Portuguese name of and .
. Historical Examples This was afore he got married, Sim; his wife’s tamed him a little. The Depot Master Joseph C. Lincoln I teede hey, I tourne it afore it is made in cockes, je fene. The Romance of Names Ernest Weekley Here’s a bit of a treeho, lads, as I bought in Brummagem the […]
on foot; walking: I came afoot. astir; in progress: There is mischief afoot. Contemporary Examples Police suspected a serial killer was afoot and dubbed him the Southside Slayer. LA’s Grisly Woman Killer Christine Pelisek October 26, 2011 A few facts (or perhaps “facts”) were given about each illness, but hardly enough to know if anything […]
. Historical Examples He took the bridle in his hand and rode forth, the host nigh to him; and at his side went he who had betrayed him aforehand. The Romance of Morien Jessie L. Weston She lives reputably, and is, as I find, aforehand in the world. Clarissa, Volume 3 (of 9) Samuel Richardson […]