1. Governor (of castle). (SC, CW)
  2. The office of 'alcaide' or governor of a castle included military responsibilities, as he was responsible for its defense. It might also include civil administrative duties which could extend over a province, though not as a rule. Compare with Alcaide-mor. (CW)


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