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haciendado

[hah-see-en-dah-doh, ah-see-] /ˌhɑ si ɛnˈdɑ doʊ, ˌɑ si-/
noun, plural haciendados.
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  • The haciendado could make no reply to speeches that caused his own heart to bleed.

    The Tiger Hunter Mayne Reid
  • The individual presented under the name of Oroche, solemnly saluted the haciendado.

    Wood Rangers Mayne Reid
  • The Indian from her childhood up is the prey of the haciendado and his sons.

    The American Egypt Channing Arnold
  • The Chaplain begged the haciendado to come to him for an instant, upon some business he had to communicate to him.

    Wood Rangers Mayne Reid
  • The head of the company was an elderly man with white hair and white beard, an haciendado of importance.

    On the Mexican Highlands William Seymour Edwards
  • We will leave him with the haciendado, and follow Gayferos—for perhaps the reader will be glad to hear from him again.

    Wood Rangers Mayne Reid
  • The haciendado was accompanied by his daughter Gertrudis, borne in a litter, and attended by a number of mounted domestics.

    The Tiger Hunter Mayne Reid
  • We saw the Indian women go down on one knee and kiss the hand of the haciendado whose farm we were viewing.

    The American Egypt Channing Arnold
  • “My daughter will act according to my wish,” said the haciendado.

    Wood Rangers Mayne Reid
  • To the haciendado he hired himself out a part of each year, during the gathering of the cochineal crop.

    The Tiger Hunter Mayne Reid

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