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adelantado

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Spanish, from adelantar to advance, to promote.

NounEdit

adelantado (plural adelantados or adelantadoes)

  1. A governor of a province; a commander.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Prescott to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


HiligaynonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish adelantado.

AdjectiveEdit

adelantádo

  1. advanced, modern
  2. progressive

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Past participle of adelantar to advance, to promote.

AdjectiveEdit

adelantado m (feminine adelantada, masculine plural adelantados, feminine plural adelantadas)

  1. rash, precipitate (hasty, not careful or considered)

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adelantado m (plural adelantados)

  1. A governor of a province; a commander.

VerbEdit

adelantado

  1. Past participle of adelantar.