Para dores


[par-uh-dawr; Spanish pah-rah-thawr]
noun, plural paradors; Spanish, paradores [pah-rah-thaw-res] .
a government-sponsored inn in Spain, usually in a scenic or historic area, that offers lodging and meals at reasonable prices.

1835–45; < Spanish: wayside inn, hostelry, equivalent to par(ar) to stop (see parade) + -ador -ator Unabridged
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parador (ˈpærədɔː, Spanish ˈparaðor)
n , pl -dors, -dores
a state-run hotel in Spain

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