the descendants of Alcaeus.
They founded their refusal on a papal bull; and on the other aide, the Alcaids produced the royal warrant.
The Catholic World; Vol. IV.; October, 1866, to March, 1867. E. Rameur
a commander of a fortress. a jailer; the warden of a prison. Historical Examples The alcaide’s appearance was strange to the eyes of him, who had last seen him in the light European garb of his country. The Pastor’s Fire-side Vol. 4 (of 4) Jane Porter The humbler officials of the tribunal were the nuncio, […]
- Alcala de henares
a city in central Spain, a historic academic center on the Henares River, NE of Madrid. Historical Examples He had scarcely recovered, and the queen was still in a state of convalescence, when the king sent him to alcala de henares. The History of the Inquisition of Spain from the Time of its Establishment to […]
any of several rod-shaped aerobic or facultatively anaerobic bacteria of the genus Alcaligenes, found in the intestinal tract of humans and other vertebrates and in dairy products.
a city in NW Sicily, Italy, near the site of the ancient Greek settlement of Segesta. Historical Examples The “Relievo dei Cavalli” at Alcamo offers no relief for you! Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine, No. CCCXLV. July, 1844. Vol. LVI. Various That evening they reached Alcamo, a large town, where they were received with enthusiasm. Out with […]