Definition of almagre in English:

almagre

(also almagra)

noun

  • Especially in Spain and Spanish-speaking countries: red ochre.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in William Phillip (fl. 1596–1619), translator. From Spanish almagre, † almagra (both 1250) from Arabic al-maġra from al the + maġra, variant of muġra red ochre.

Pronunciation

almagre

/alˈmaɡrə/