adelantado

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Spanish, from adelantar to advance, to promote.

Noun[edit]

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?)

Translations[edit]

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for adelantado in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish adelantado.

Adjective[edit]

adelantádo

  1. advanced, modern
  2. progressive

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

adelantado m (plural adelantados)

  1. adelantado (governor of a Spanish province)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Past participle of adelantar (to advance, to promote).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /adelanˈtado/, [aðelãn̪ˈt̪aðo]

Adjective[edit]

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

  1. ahead of one's time, advanced
  2. gifted or advanced for one's age
    Synonyms: precoz
  3. early, ahead of time

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

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adelantado m (plural adelantados)

  1. A governor of a province; a commander.

Verb[edit]

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

  1. Past participle of adelantar.

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