Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


[e-mee-lyaw] /ɛˈmi lyɔ/ (Show IPA), 1869–1964, Filipino leader during the Spanish-American war: opposed to U.S. occupation.
Historical Examples

He went at once to see Aguinaldo and informed him that the United States consul-general was anxious to see him.
The Philippines: Past and Present (Volume 1 of 2) Dean Conant Worcester

The dapper little officer in khaki was Aguinaldo, and this is the story of how I saw him.
Bamboo Tales Ira L. Reeves

This message was received late Sunday night, April 24th, and was at once communicated to Aguinaldo.
The American Occupation of the Philippines 1898-1912 James H. Blount

Who supposes that to be the liberty for which Aguinaldo is fighting?
Problems of Expansion Whitelaw Reid

The following is, as briefly as I can dispose of it, the story of the capture of Aguinaldo on March 23, 1901.
The American Occupation of the Philippines 1898-1912 James H. Blount

It was to the Tagalos that the insurrecto leader, Aguinaldo, belonged.
Uncle Sam’s Boys in the Philippines H. Irving Hancock

As Luna and Roman ascended the staircase to seek Aguinaldo a revolver-shot was heard.
The Philippine Islands John Foreman

Aguinaldo then spoke aside to the sergeant, to whom he proposed the surrender of their arms.
The Philippine Islands John Foreman

On August 21, 1896, Aguinaldo became leader of the insurgents.
History of Negro Soldiers in the Spanish-American War, and Other Items of Interest Edward A. Johnson

On their arrival there (June 23) Aguinaldo appointed three commissioners to meet them.
The Philippine Islands John Foreman


Read Also:

  • Aguish

    producing, resembling, or resulting from ague. easily affected by or subject to fits of ague. shaking; quivering. Historical Examples Moreover, when rebuilt, no one would have rented them, so aguish and unhealthy was the spot. An Old English Home S. Baring-Gould Morse had lived before in aguish districts, and had no fear. Selected Stories Bret […]

  • Agulhas

    Cape, the southernmost point of Africa. Historical Examples One of these lonely towers stands more than eight hundred feet above the sea-level, and warns ships off the terrible Agulhas Bank. Lippincott’s Magazine, Vol. XVII, No. 99, March, 1876 Various Here it strikes the Agulhas current at right angles, and hence possibly the deflection of a […]

  • Agulhas current

    a warm ocean current flowing S along the SE coast of Africa.

  • Agung

    a volcano on NE Bali, in Indonesia: erupted 1963. 10,300 feet (3139 meters).

Disclaimer: Aguinaldo definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.