- an art gallery in Madrid housing an important collection of Spanish paintings
Examples from the Web for prado
We drove back down the hill, and the driver let me out near the Prado.
Prado was the first name I recognized here since I used to live a few blocks from the Prado museum in Madrid when I was 20.
Walking along the Prado, every time, for better or worse, I pass different versions of myself and of Havana.
Along the Prado they used to sell slaves on the auction block, too.
It was painted by the sight-man Jan Brueghel the Elder in about 1620 and is now in the Prado museum.The Eyes Have It
March 5, 2013
Anyone else can see it who wanders into the Gallery of the Prado.The Underdog
F. Hopkinson Smith
There is that strange lady from the Prado that you took him to see, Signorino.The Arrow of Gold
He knew he should meet her again, and where he should meet her, and he did, on the Prado.The Wind Bloweth
Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne
The Montevidean is very proud of the Prado, and he has sufficient reason for his pride.
Of the former the Prado park and the pleasure suburb of Coln are the best known.
Word Origin and History for prado
public park and promenade in Madrid, 1640s, Spanish, from Latin pratum "meadow" (see prairie). Cf. Prater, large park in Vienna, German, from Italian prato "meadow." French preau "little meadow," formerly praël, Italian pratello are from Vulgar Latin *pratellum, diminutive of pratum.