Alpujarra

noun
Al·​pu·​jar·​ra | \ ˌalpüˈhärə \
variants: or Alpujarra rug
plural -s

Definition of Alpujarra

: an antique or modern Spanish rug embroidered in woolen or silken loops on canvas

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First Known Use of Alpujarra

1926, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Alpujarra

Las Alpujarras, region of Spain where it is made

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The first known use of Alpujarra was in 1926

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“Alpujarra.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Alpujarra. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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