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What is the meaning of calatrava?

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October 29, 2007 3:15PM

Calatrava was (and may still be) city extreme southern borders of Castile (Spain). The origin and original meaning of the word is "fortress of Rabah".

The Order of the Calatrava was formed to protect this place.

http://www.answers.com/order+of+calatrava Santiago Calatrava is a Spanish architect and designer: http://www.answers.com/topic/santiago-calatrava