Alfonso

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Al•fon•so

(ælˈfɒn soʊ, -zoʊ)
n.
1. Alfonso I, (Alfonso Henriques) 1109?–85, first king of Portugal 1139–85.
2. Alfonso XIII, 1886–1941, king of Spain 1886–1930.
Translations
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References in classic literature ?
The page left it; but if ever an Alphonse carried plain Bill in his face and figure, that page was the boy.
Perhaps I feared to make Alphonse jealous," she interjoined, with excessive naivete.
Well, then, old chap, mon tres honorable Alphonse Karlovich," said Shinshin, laughing ironically and mixing the most ordinary Russian expressions with the choicest French phrases- which was a peculiarity of his speech.
The box was full of things he had been waiting for impatiently; a new volume of Herbert Spencer, another collection of the prolific Alphonse Daudet's brilliant tales, and a novel called "Middlemarch," as to which there had lately been interesting things said in the reviews.
Alphonse Daudet had come also, and he had given her a copy of Sappho: he had promised to write her name in it, but she had forgotten to remind him.
Now, in similar circumstances, he would probably step aside politely, as who should say, 'After you, my dear Alphonse.
Saint-Louis of France, my master, transgressed, with the same object, the church of Monsieur Saint-Paul; and Monsieur Alphonse, son of the king of Jerusalem, the very church of the Holy Sepulchre.
It was in 1888 that Alphonse made mug shots a standardized process.
Alphonse Mucha: In Quest of Beauty closes on Sunday, October 29, and so far has drawn an enthusiastic response from visitors.
Allies of protagonist brothers Edward (Ryousuke Yamada) and Alphonse Elric were finally shown on the trailer.