Don Álvaro

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Don Álvaro
Official seal of Don Álvaro
Don Álvaro is located in Extremadura
Don Álvaro
Don Álvaro
Location of Don Álvaro within Extremadura
Coordinates: 38°50′50″N 6°16′33″W / 38.84722°N 6.27583°W / 38.84722; -6.27583
Autonomous communityExtremadura
MunicipalityDon Álvaro
 • Total32 km2 (12 sq mi)
255 m (837 ft)
 • Total768
 • Density24/km2 (62/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Don Álvaro is a municipality located in the province of Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain. According to the 2012 census (INE), the municipality has a population of 758 inhabitants.

Don Álvaro (Tarfe) is the name of the principal characters in another version of the second book of Don Quixote published by Alonso Fernández de Avellaneda in Tarragona in 1614.[2][3]

In 2012 an English translation of Don Alvaro was adapted by Paul Pinto & Judith Pinto [4] and published by United Writers Publications Ltd.[5]


  1. ^ "Municipal Register of Spain 2018". National Statistics Institute. Retrieved 11 April 2019.
  2. ^ Don Quixote by Miguel Cervantes Saavedra, Translated by Walter Starkie (1964), page 525, note 1 ISBN 0-451-52786-0
  3. ^ Don Quixote by Miguel Cervantes Saavedra, translated by Walter Starkie (1964), page 1034, note 1 ISBN 0-451-52786-0.
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Coordinates: 38°51′N 6°16′W / 38.850°N 6.267°W / 38.850; -6.267