ALL meanings of adelantado

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  • noun adelantado a military title given to Conquistadors allowing the bearer the right to become governor or justice of a region 3
  • noun adelantado A governor of a province; a commander. 1
  • noun plural adelantado a governor of a province in Spain or of a Spanish colonial province. 1
  • noun plural adelantado any of the early explorers, conquerors, or colonizers in Spanish America. 1
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