a city in SW Spain.
Had it not been for that last heirloom I should have enlisted, and probably have met my fate at Badajoz.’
Border Ghost Stories Howard Pease
The place might be Badajoz; or a Chancellorship of something, with a portfolio.
It Never Can Happen Again William De Morgan
As it was, he felt obliged to retire upon the fortress of Badajoz, near the frontier of Portugal.
Famous Men and Great Events of the Nineteenth Century Charles Morris
After the capture of Badajoz Wellington spent no time in inaction.
The Life of a Regimental Officer A. F. Mockler-Ferryman
Badajoz was the next place to be taken, preparatory to marching into the interior of Spain.
Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 61, No. 378, April, 1847 Various
A landowner in this province (Badajoz) endeavoured to preserve the game on his estate.
Unexplored Spain Abel Chapman
Don Pedro occupied quite an imposing castle, his ancestral mansion, in the vicinity of Badajoz.
Ferdinand De Soto, The Discoverer of the Mississippi John S. C. Abbott
In 1524 he was a member of the Badajoz Commission, but was dismissed in March 1525.
The Letters of Amerigo Vespucci Amerigo Vespucci
Then he marched south to watch the proceedings at Badajoz, whilst we again went into cantonments near Rodrigo.
The Autobiography of Sergeant William Lawrence William Lawrence
To Badajoz, on an errand similar to that on which I went into Andalusia.
The Actress in High Life Sue Petigru Bowen
a city in SW Spain: strategically positioned near the frontier with Portugal. Pop: 138 415 (2003 est)
a former province in NE Afghanistan.
a seaport in NE Spain, near Barcelona. Historical Examples It was about two miles east of the city, near a place called Badalona, and close to the mouth of the little river Basoz. The Bravest of the Brave G. A. Henty Badalona thus largely contributes to the export trade of Barcelona, and may, in fact, […]
of, relating to, or belonging to the predynastic culture of Upper Egypt, 4100–3500 b.c., characterized by flint tools, stone axes, and pottery.
a spirit who, delighting in war, incited armies to fight and appeared to warriors about to be defeated. Historical Examples Thereupon Cuchulain drew 2his2 sword from the sheath of the Badb, to cut away the weapons and lighten the shield that was on him. The Ancient Irish Epic Tale Tin B Calnge Unknown In this […]