alferez

noun al·fe·rez \al-ˈfer-əs, -ˈfir-\

Definition of alferez

plural

alfereces

\ˌal-fə-ˈrā-sēz, -səz\ also

alferez

  1. :  ensign standard-bearer —used as a military title

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Origin and Etymology of alferez

Spanish alférez, from Arabic al-fāris the horseman, from faras horse


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