Albuquerque
noun /ˈæl.bə.ˌkər.ki/
Largest city in New Mexico, USA

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  • ALBUQUERQUE — ALBUQUERQUE, city in New Mexico. Available documentation dates a village of Alburquerque (the first r was later dropped) from 1706. The comparatively lush land adjacent to the Rio Grande River to the west of the Sandia Mountains in central New… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • ALBUQUERQUE (A. de) — Deuxième gouverneur de l’Inde portugaise (c’est à dire d’une partie de la côte orientale de l’Afrique et du littoral ouest de l’Inde: le Malabar), Albuquerque y succède en 1508 à d’Almeida qui vient d’anéantir la flotte égyptienne. De haute… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Albuquerque — Albuquerque, NM U.S. city in New Mexico Population (2000): 448607 Housing Units (2000): 198465 Land area (2000): 180.641955 sq. miles (467.860495 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.637221 sq. miles (1.650396 sq. km) Total area (2000): 181.279176 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Albuquerque, NM — U.S. city in New Mexico Population (2000): 448607 Housing Units (2000): 198465 Land area (2000): 180.641955 sq. miles (467.860495 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.637221 sq. miles (1.650396 sq. km) Total area (2000): 181.279176 sq. miles (469.510891… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Albuquerque — ville des États Unis (Nouv. Mexique), sur le rio Grande; 384 700 hab. Centre de recherche nucléaire. Albuquerque (Alfonso de) (1453 1515) navigateur portugais. Il assit la puissance portug. aux Indes, dont il fut vice roi (1508) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Albuquerque — Ciudad del estado de Nuevo México (Estados Unidos): «El presidente estadounidense se ha retirado a Albuquerque, Nuevo México, para preparar el próximo debate electoral» (Universal [Ven.] 15.10.96). No debe confundirse con Alburquerque (‘municipio …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • Albuquerque — city in New Mexico, U.S., founded 1706 and named for Spanish administrator and viceroy of Mexico Francisco Fernández de la Cueva, Duque de Alburquerque (1617 1676); name altered by association with Portuguese soldier Alfonso de Albuquerque (1453… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Albuquerque [1] — Albuquerque (spr. Albukerke), 1) befestigter Flecken in der spanischen Provinz Badajoz; 2000 Ew.; 2) (A. y Alameda), Poststadt im Canton Bernalullo in Neu Mexico (NAmerika), am linken Ufer des Rio Grande, 6000 Ew …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Albuquerque [2] — Albuquerque (spr. kerke), edle portugiesische Familie, entsprossen von den alten Königen von Portugal. Merkwürdig sind: 1) Don Juan Alsonsod A., Erzieher u. später Minister u. Großkanzler Peters des Grausamen von Castilien; verleitete denselben,… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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