a saddlebag, especially one made of leather.
a cheek pouch.
When meal-time arrives, each peasant brings out the alforja, or embroidered wallet, which Sancho Panza kept so well filled.
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noun (Southwestern US)
a saddlebag made of leather or canvas
a male given name: from the Old English words meaning “elf” and “counsel.”. Contemporary Examples Former Florencia 13 heavy hitter Alfred Lomas says that gang members were far from the only participants in the riots. L.A. Riots Anniversary: Two Gang Members Remember Matthew DeLuca April 28, 2012 Ariel Investments President Mellody Hobson interviews Alfred Rascon, […]
- Alfred e. smith
Adam, 1723–90, Scottish economist. Alfred E(manuel) 1873–1944, U.S. political leader. Bessie, 1894?–1937, U.S. singer. Charles Henry (“Bill Arp”) 1826–1903, U.S. humorist. David, 1906–65, U.S. sculptor. Edmond Kirby [kur-bee] /ˈkɜr bi/ (Show IPA), 1824–93, Confederate general in the Civil War. Francis Hopkinson, 1838–1915, U.S. novelist, painter, and engineer. George, 1840–76, English archaeologist and Assyriologist. Hamilton Othanel, […]
- Alfred the great
a.d. 849–899, king of the West Saxons 871–899. noun 849–99, king of Wessex (871–99) and overlord of England, who defeated the Danes and encouraged learning and writing in English
(Alfred Henschke) 1890?–1928, German poet, novelist, and playwright.