Definition of Adelantado. Meaning of Adelantado. Synonyms of Adelantado

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Definition of Adelantado

Adelantado
Adelantado A`de*lan*ta"do, n. [Sp., prop. p. of adelantar to advance, to promote.] A governor of a province; a commander. --Prescott.

Meaning of Adelantado from wikipedia

- Adelantado (UK: /ˌædəlænˈtɑːdoʊ/, US: /-lɑːnˈ-/, Spanish: [aðelanˈtaðo]; meaning "advanced") was a title held by Spanish nobles in service of their respective...
- independent Royal Audience of Buenos Aires from 1661 to 1671 and after 1783. Adelantado Governor, Captain General, and Chief Justicee Pedro de Mendoza (1534–1537)...
- his youth. He enlisted in the navy and ended up achieving the rank of Adelantado and Captain General of the African coasts. In 1478, he parti****ted in...
- Hispaniola in 1494 to meet his brother, where he was appointed as an Adelantado, a senior-ranking governor, during his brother's absences. He founded...
- Ponce de León, and a great-grandson of King Alfonso IX of León He was Adelantado (governor) of the Andalusian frontier and Galicia, and Mayordomo mayor...
- 1537) was a Spanish conquistador, soldier and explorer, and the first adelantado of New Andalusia. Pedro de Mendoza, also known as Don Pedro de Mendoza...
- Netherlands, where they were also fighting. The Armada under the command of the Adelantado, Martín de Padilla was gathered at Lisbon, Vigo and Seville and set off...
- pronunciation: [miˈɣel ˈlopeθ ðe leˈɣaθpi]; c. 1502 – August 20, 1572), also known as El Adelantado and El Viejo (The Elder), was a Spanish navigator and governor who established...
- 1511, thereafter as viceroy 1518–1524 – Diego Velázquez de Cuéllar, as adelantado (governor-general) of Cuba This office covered the territories that were...
- Weavers. Moya Moreno, MC; Mendoza Olivares, D; Amézquita López, FJ; Gimeno Adelantado, JV; Bosch Reig, F (September 13, 1999). "Analytical evaluation of polyunsaturated...
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