Definition of Cadiz
1. Noun. An ancient port city in southwestern Spain.
Group relationships: Espana, Kingdom Of Spain, Spain
Definition of Cadiz
1. Proper noun. (alternative spelling of Cádiz ) ¹
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Literary usage of Cadiz
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and Travels in by John Pinkerton (1809)
"On Us linens,—Its /alt pits— Of the bay of cadiz.—Road from cadiz to ... all the capital and attention of the inhabitants of cadiz and its neighbourhood, ..."
2. The History of England from the Accession of James I. to the Restoration by Francis Charles Montague (1907)
"But the attack was, almost by accident, turned against cadiz. ... The Isle of Leon with its long promontory forms the outer side of the Bay of cadiz. ..."
3. History of the War in the Peninsula and in the South of France: From the by William Francis Patrick Napier (1842)
"Mr. Stuart explained to the marquis that the object of my coming was to offer our assistance in the occupation and defence of cadiz, and in making the ..."
4. Spain and Portugal: Handbook for Travellers by Karl Baedeker (Firm) (1898)
"At last the lofty quays and white houses of cadiz rise from the sea, overtopped by the New Cathedral. The steamer skirts the \V. side of the peninsula on ..."
5. The New Larned History for Ready Reference, Reading and Research: The Actual by Josephus Nelson Larned, Augustus Hunt Shearer (1922)
"Whilst Andalucía •was arming the English before cadiz learnt the news and sailed ... cadiz "entered upon a second period of pronounced prosperity after the ..."
6. Journal of the Statistical Society of London by Statistical Society (Great Britain) (1839)
"The ramparts of cadiz have a circuit of 7500 Spanish yards; ... In 1740 cadiz contained 5000 families, 8 monasteries of friars, and 1 of nuns. Population. ..."