alcalde

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  • Alcalde, you see a person now that has a mission against you, though quite unknown to herself. Cited from Miscellaneous Papers, by Thomas De Quincey
  • He was also a judge at the same time he was alcalde.
  • The alcalde sat for a moment looking straight in front of him. Cited from The Cave of Gold, by Everett McNeil
  • The only other official was the local alcalde of each community. Cited from History of California, by Helen Elliott Bandini
  • With the Queen you will have a better chance than at the hands of any alcalde. Cited from Fair Margaret, by H. Rider Haggard
  • I have reported a civil case tried before me as Alcalde. Cited from Personal Reminiscences, by Stephen Field and George C. Gorham
  • All through the week the door of the alcalde's office remains locked. Cited from History of California, by Helen Elliott Bandini
  • All through the week the door of the alcalde's office remains locked. Cited from History of California, by Helen Elliott Bandini
  • He has much greater power than an =alcalde=, or mayor, and is responsible to the central administration alone. Cited from Dona Perfecta, by Benito Perez Galdos
  • Alcalde is the most common Spanish term for the mayor of a town or city.
  • When arrested, a decision of the nearest alcalde was given within five days. Cited from European Background Of American History,by Cheyney
  • Very soon, as a result of this, came the Court alcalde to visit and question me. Cited from Historical Nights' Entertainment, V1, by Sabatini
  • "How long will it take your friend to return with the Alcalde?" Cited from The Purple Land, by W. H. Hudson
  • The alcalde looked around him in triumph, as if he had made some notable discovery. Cited from The Bible in Spain, by George Borrow
  • From the council he was later appointed for life as first Alcalde or Mayor.
  • I was kept for four months a prisoner by the alcalde, no charge being preferred against me. Cited from Historical Nights' Entertainment, V1, by Sabatini
  • They are all in charge and under command of the alcalde-mayor of the province, who is its military commander. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Vol. 16, Ed. by Blair and Robertson
  • I more than once asked the Alcalde who this was. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 339, January 1844, Vol. 55
  • He also established justices of the peace when the alcaldes resigned his office.
  • A large crowd gathered immediately, and the alcaldes made investigation of what was passing. Cited from The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898, Vol. 20, 1621-1624, Blair & Robertson
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Meaning of alcalde

  • noun A mayor or chief magistrate of a spanish town