aljamiado

adjective
al·​ja·​mi·​a·​do | \ ¦älˌhämē¦ä(ˌ)t͟hō \

Definition of aljamiado

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: written in Spanish with Arabic characters an aljamiado text

aljamiado

noun
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plural -s

Definition of aljamiado (Entry 2 of 2)

: a work written in Spanish with Arabic characters

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First Known Use of aljamiado

Adjective

circa 1901, in the meaning defined above

Noun

circa 1901, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aljamiado

Adjective

Spanish, from aljamía + -ado

Noun

Spanish, from aljamiado, adjective

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“Aljamiado.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aljamiado. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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