[sid; Spanish theed] /sɪd; Spanish θid/
The (“El Cid Campeador”; Rodrigo Díaz de Bivar) c1040–99, Spanish soldier: hero of the wars against the Moors.
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/sɪd; Spanish θið/
El or the. original name Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar. ?1043–99, Spanish soldier and hero of the wars against the Moors
(in Britain) Criminal Investigation Department; the detective division of a police force
cruel, inhumane, and degrading: denoting the brutal and demeaning treatment of prisoners
1680s, from Spanish cid “chief, commander,” from Arabic sayyid “lord.” A title given in Spanish literature to Castilian nobleman and warlord Ruy Diaz, Count of Bivar (c.1040-1099).
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[el kawr-th aw-ves] /ɛl ˌkɔr ðɔˈvɛs/ noun 1. (Manuel Benítez Pérez) born 1936, Spanish bullfighter.
[eld] /ɛld/ noun, Archaic. 1. . 2. . 3. . /ɛld/ noun (archaic) 1. old age 2. olden days; antiquity poetic or archaic form of old; in some cases from Old English eald. electroluminescent display
whom God has loved, one of the seventy elders whom Moses appointed (Num. 11:26, 27) to administer justice among the people. He, with Medad, prophesied in the camp instead of going with the rest to the tabernacle, as Moses had commanded. This incident was announced to Moses by Joshua, who thought their conduct in this […]
[el-der] /ˈɛl dər/ adjective, a compar. of old with eldest as superl. 1. of greater age; . 2. of higher rank; senior: an elder officer. 3. of or relating to former times; earlier: Much that was forbidden by elder custom is accepted today. noun 4. a person who is older or higher in rank than […]