a seaport in SW Spain, near the Gulf of Cádiz. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for huelva

Historical Examples of huelva

  • But it would take time of course, because Huelva was a long way off.

    Mayflower (Flor de mayo)

    Vicente Blasco Ibez

  • Then would be the time to secure him, and send him to the captain of the Huelva cargo-boat.

    A Tatter of Scarlet

    S. R. Crockett

  • At this they stirred, whether from Palos or Huelva or Fishertown.


    Mary Johnston

  • One by one they succumbed to weakness and illness, until one only, a pilot from Huelva, was left.

  • At that time Columbus left Diego, a mere infant, with his wife's sister at Huelva.

British Dictionary definitions for huelva



a port in SW Spain, between the estuaries of the Odiel and Tinto Rivers: exports copper and other ores. Pop: 144 831 (2003 est)
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