from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A citadel and palace on a hill overlooking Granada, Spain. Built by Moorish kings in the 12th and 13th centuries, the Alhambra is the finest example of Moorish architecture in Spain.
- A city of southern California, a residential suburb of Los Angeles. Population: 87,500.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A palace in Granada, Spain; historically a royal palace.
- proper n. A solitaire card game played with two decks.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The palace of the Moorish kings at Granada.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A counterpane or bedquilt of coarse texture, woven with colored threads and in Jacquard designs.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a fortified Moorish palace built near Granada by Muslim kings in the Middle Ages
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