alcade

noun

al·​ca·​de
äl-ˈkä-dē
plural -s

Word History

Etymology

obsolete Spanish (now alcalde)

First Known Use

circa 1565, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alcade was circa 1565

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“Alcade.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alcade. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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