1 (def 13).
a male given name. Historical Examples He was in his time a famous pugilist, and fought several pitched battles with Algar, Henry, and others. Norfolk Annals Charles Mackie Algar was now the deceived; it was a living man, not a corpse, who started on that voyage. The Forest of Vazon Anonymous King Algar was greatly […]
any of certain mesquites, especially Prosopis juliflora, having pinnate leaves and yellowish flowers. the beanlike pod of this plant. the carob tree or fruit. Historical Examples The skins are first dried in the sun, being pegged down with thorns of the algarroba tree. At Home with the Patagonians George Chaworth Musters She slipped away from […]
- Algaroth powder
a coastal region of S Portugal. 1958 sq. mi. (5070 sq. km). Contemporary Examples The new investigation has painted a picture of the type of tourist holidaying in the Algarve in May 2007. Madeleine McCann Libel Case Resumes in Portugal Barbie Latza Nadeau October 3, 2013 He befriended Britons Alan and Cindy Thompson, who were […]