[ ah-le-mahn ]
/ ˌɑ lɛˈmɑn /
Ma·te·o [mah-te-aw] /mɑˈtɛ ɔ/,1547?–1610, Spanish novelist.
Mi·guel [mee-gel] /miˈgɛl/,1902–1983, president of Mexico 1946–52.
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Example sentences from the Web for aleman
This incident is copied from Aleman's romance of Guzman d' Alfarache, q.v.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
Instantly, and with ready adaptability to the customs of the country, we all shouted at the top of our voices, Aleman!The 'Ayesha' being the adventures of the landing squad of the 'Emden'|Hellmuth von Mcke
British Dictionary definitions for aleman
/ (Spanish aleˈman) /
Mateo (maˈteo). 1547–?1614, Spanish novelist, author of the picaresque novel Guzmán de Alfarache (1599)
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