azul noun A police officer; cop The police; fuzz [fr Spanish ”blue”] Historical Examples When they have gone south, we can cross the Gila, and keep up the azul or Prieto. The Scalp Hunters Mayne Reid I only hope our good James Barlow will like his azul as well. Dorothy on a Ranch Evelyn Raymond
- Rio azul
an archaeological site in the jungles of northern Guatemala, where a 1500-year-old painted Mayan tomb was discovered intact in 1984.
(in Spanish-speaking and Portuguese-speaking countries) a glazed and painted tile used as a wainscot or facing. Historical Examples The azulejo had been lost, but was brought in quite spent, by Barckhausen. Through the Heart of Patagonia H. Hesketh Prichard Niculoso introduced this kind of azulejo painting into Seville. The Story of Seville Walter M. Gallichan […]
- Azur and azzur
azur and azzur helper. (1.) The father of Hananiah, a false prophet (Jer. 28:1). (2.) The father of Jaazaniah (Ezek. 11:1). (3.) One of those who sealed the covenant with Jehovah on the return from Babylon (Neh. 10:17).