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Alfacar is an historic town approximately 8 kilometres from the city of Granada, in the autonomous Spanish region of Andalucia. In the 2005 census, INE reported its population as 5107 inhabitants. The town is on the edge of the Sierra de Huétor Natural Park and is in a region of intensive olive production. The town is 920 metres above sea level, but the local fossil record contains marine molluscs that show the profound geological forces that have shaped the region.
- also known as 阿尔法卡尔
- part of Spain
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by Clement Cruttwell
Alfacar, a town of Spain : five miles NE. Grenada. Atsaebs, or Alsaquei, a seaport town of Spain, on the coast of the Mediterranean, in the province of Catalonia, situated on an island of the same name, nt the mouth of the Ebio : three leagues S.
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Alfacar, a town of Spain, S miles N. E. of Grenada. Alfa ha.
Dictionary of Geography, Descriptive, Physical, Statistical, and Historical, Forming a Complete General Gazetteer of the World (1853)
by Alexander Keith Johnston
ALFACAR, a town of Spain, prov. Granada, at the foot of the mntn. of same name. Pop. 1,049. Chief indust, flour grinding and baking. . The houses of this town retain all the peculiarities of Moorish architecture. - ALFAQUEs, a sea-port of Spain, ...
A Supplement to the Imperial Gazetteer; a General Dictionary of Geography, Physical, Political, Statistical, and Desriptive (1868)
Illustrated with Views and Plans of the More Remarkable Cities, Ports, and Harbours
ALFACAR, a vil. Spain, Andalusia, prov. and 3 m. from Granada, 216 m. S. Madrid, on a mountain ...
A Supplement to The Imperial Gazetteer, a General Dictionary of Geography, Physical, Political, Statistical and Descriptive (1868)
by Walter Graham Blackie
ALFACAR, a vil. Spain, Andalusia, prov. and 3 m. from Granada, 216 m. S. Madrid, on a mountain slope, a ramification of the Sierra Jarana. It has four squares, a public granary, a well-built prison, an endowed school, and a large and ...
A Cyclopaedia of Geography, Descriptive and Physical, Forming a New General Gazetteer of the World and Dictionary of Pronunciation (1856)
by James Bryce
ALFACAR, atm. Granada, with fine Moorish remains. Pop. 1050. ALFAQUES, a seaport, Catalonia, 14 m. S.S.E. Tortosa, with extensive salt-works. ALFORD, a par. N.W.Aberdeen, where the Covenanters, under General Baillie, were defeated, ...
Containing a Description of the Various Countries, Provinces, Cities, Towns Seas, Lakes, Rivers, Mountains, Capes, &c. in the Known World : with an Appendix, Containing an Account of the Monies, Weights, and Measures of Various Countries with Tables Illustrating the Population, Commerce, and Resources of the United States : Accompanied with an Atlas by Jedidiah Morse
Alfacar, t. Spain, 5 m. N. E. Grenada. Alfaha. See 30 A L F ALE.
by Abraham Rees
ALFACAR, in Geograpliy, atown of Spain, five miles' north-cast of Grenada. ALFANDEGA DA FE, a small ...
The New Universal Gazetteer; Or, Geographical Dictionary: Containing a Description of All the Empires, Kingdoms, States, Provinces, Cities, Towns, Forts, Seas, Harbours, Rivers, Lakes, Mountains, and Capes, in the Known World ... Together with an Atlas Containing Twenty-six Whole-sheet Maps By the Rev. Clement Cruttwell (1800)
by Clement Cruttwell
ALFACAR a town of Spain : 5 miles NE. Grenada. ALFACHS, or Alfaquu, a sea-port town of Spain, on the coast the 'Mediterraneam ...
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Fuente Grande Alfacar
Natural spring near Lorca grave
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Scrabble value of A1L1F4A1C3A1R1
The value of this 7-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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