Macedo de Cavaleiros

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Etymology[edit]

After Portuguese knight Martim Gonçalves de Macedo, who saved future king John I in the battle of Aljubarrota. From Old Portuguese macedo(apple orchard) + de(of) + cavaleiros(knights).

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Macedo de Cavaleiros

  1. A city and municipality in Bragança, Portugal.

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