Évora


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É·vo·ra

 (ĕ′vo͝o-rə)
A city of central Portugal east of Lisbon. It is noted for its ancient Roman ruins, including a large temple.

Évora

(Portuguese ˈɛvura)
n
(Placename) a city in S central Portugal: ancient Roman settlement; occupied by the Moors from 712 to 1166; residence of the Portuguese court in 15th and 16th centuries. Pop: 56 525 (2001). Ancient name: Ebora