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[ev-er-uh; Portuguese e-voo-ruh]
  1. a city in central Portugal: Roman ruins; cathedral.
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Examples from the Web for evora

Historical Examples

  • You spoke of an affair at Evora or Tavora, which is not to be mentioned before ladies.

    The Snare

    Rafael Sabatini

  • The books were bound at Evora for 4000 or sixteen shillings.

    Portuguese Architecture

    Walter Crum Watson

  • The Auto da Festa was probably acted in a private house at Evora.

  • Monsarraz is of about the same size, in the district of Evora.

  • They were all gathered in the colleges of Coimbra and Evora.

    The Jesuits, 1534-1921

    Thomas J. Campbell