al·​ca·​de | \ äl-ˈkä-dē \
plural -s

Definition of alcade

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First Known Use of alcade

circa 1565, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alcade

obsolete Spanish (now alcalde)

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“Alcade.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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