Alicante

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Alicante.

Proper noun[edit]

Alicante

  1. a province of Spain
  2. the capital city of the Alicante province

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Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Alicante f

  1. Alicante (a province and city in the Valencian Community, Spain)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic اَللَقَنْت (al-laqant), from Latin Lucentum, or Leukante (Local Latin), ultimately from Ancient Greek λευκός (leukós, white, bright). Originally named Ἄκρα Λευκή (Ákra Leukḗ) or Λευκή Ἄκρα (Leukḗ Ákra) "white summit" by Phocaean Greeks.

Proper noun[edit]

Alicante

  1. Alicante (a province of the Valencian Community, Spain; capital: Alicante)
  2. Alicante (a city in Alicante, Spain)

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