veleta

/ (vəˈliːtə) /

noun

a variant spelling of valeta

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Example sentences from the Web for veleta

  • Mulhacen, the highest point in all Spain, is not visible, but we can see Veleta which is but a few feet lower.

    Cathedral Cities of Spain|William Wiehe Collins
  • The house stands at 6000 feet and the lands extend to the Veleta, 11,597 feet.

    Unexplored Spain|Abel Chapman
  • I myself was born and raised in a portilla of the Picacho de la Veleta.

    The Wolf Cub|Patrick Casey