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Alcántara is a municipality in the province of Cáceres, Extremadura, Spain, on the Tagus, near Portugal. The toponym is from the Arabic word al-QanTarah meaning "the bridge".
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Ecclesiastical Knights (2015)
The Military Orders in Castile, 1150-1330 by Adjunct Assistant Professor of History Sam Conedera S J
The monarchy's significant role in the history of Santiago, Calatrava, and Alcántara is a particular feature of ecclesiastical knighthood in Iberia. From the beginning to the end of the period under study, royal prerogative is always present and, ...
by Josephine Quintero, Mary-Ann Gallagher
San Pedro de Alcántara is a quiet resort with a modern marina and ...
Insights from Community, Workplace, and Higher Education by Jack Mezirow, Edward W. Taylor
ABOUT THE AUTHORS Lucia Alcántara is a seasoned ...
by Tom Dunmore
Paolino Alcántara was the first Asian ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century cyclopedia of names ... ed. by Benjamin E. Smith (1903)
Another notable structure is the monastery of the nights of Alcántara, begun in 1506, and now in ruins. The florid Pointed church is divided ...
The Century Dictionary: The Century cyclopedia of names ... ed. by Benjamin E. Smith ... vol. I (1895)
Alcántara... [Ar., 'the bridge.']. A small town in the province of Cáceres, Spain, the ancient Norba Caesarea, situated on the Tagus 31 miles northwest of Cáceres. The famous bridge of Trajan, over the Tagus, built in 105 A.D., exists ...
Encyclopedia Britannica (1911)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm
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