Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The title formerly given in Spain to the governor of a province.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A governor of a province; a commander.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A governor of a province; a commander.

Etymologies

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Spanish, from adelantar to advance, to promote.

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