Malaga

noun
Ma·​la·​ga | \ ˈma-lə-gə How to pronounce Malaga (audio) \

Definition of Malaga

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a sweet brown fortified wine from Málaga, Spain also : a similar wine made elsewhere

Málaga

geographical name
Má·​la·​ga | \ ˈma-lə-gə How to pronounce Málaga (audio) , ˈmä-lä-gä \

Definition of Málaga (Entry 2 of 2)

1 province of southern Spain in Andalusia bordering the Mediterranean Sea; area 2809 square miles (7275 square kilometers), population 1,594,808
2 city and port on the Mediterranean Sea northeast of Gibraltar in southern Spain population 561,435

Note: The city of Málaga is the capital of the province of Málaga.

First Known Use of Malaga

Noun

1608, in the meaning defined above

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“Malaga.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Malaga. Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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