Sentence Examples


  • In the larger towns the alcalde shares his reponsihilities with several permanent officials called tenientes alcaldes.
  • In the municipality the alcalde (mayor) was appointed by the governor-general, and the ayuntamiento (council) was controlled by the veto of the provincial governor and by the assembly of the province.
  • A child of the Alhambra, he entered the service of the alcalde as page, and, his.
  • In 1893 he became municipal alcalde of Cavite, and later joined the Katipunan.
  • They appoint an alcalde or mayor from among themselves to act as president, chief executive officer, and justice of the peace.