Jiménez de Cisneros

/hiˌmeɪnɛθ deɪ θizˈneɪroʊs/ (say hee.mayneth day theez'nayrohs)

Francisco /franˈθiskoʊ/ (say frahn'theeskoh), 1436–1517, Spanish cardinal, statesman, and grand inquisitor.
Also, Ximenes, Ximenez.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Jimēnez de Cisnēros — (Ximenes, spr. chi ), Francisco, span. Prälat, geb. 1436 in Torrelaguna, gest. 8. Nov. 1517, arbeitete sechs Jahre als Jurist in Rom. Nach seiner Rückkehr nach Spanien wirkte er zuerst als Weltpriester und trat, 50 Jahre alt, in den… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Jiménez de Cisneros — Jiménez de Cisneros, Francisco …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Jiménez de Cisneros — Kardinal Cisneros Gonzalo Jiménez de Cisneros, später Francisco Kardinal Jiménez de Cisneros OFM (* 1436 in Torrelaguna, heute Stadt Madrid; † 8. November 1517 in Roa (Burgos)) war seit 1495 Erzbischof von Toledo (Spanien). Jiménez de Cisneros …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jimenez de Cisneros — noun prelate who was the confessor of Isabella I and who was later appointed Grand Inquisitor (1436 1517) • Syn: ↑Francisco Jimenez de Cisneros • Instance Hypernyms: ↑archpriest, ↑hierarch, ↑high priest, ↑prelate, ↑primate, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jiménez de Cisneros — Jimẹ́nez de Cisneros   [xi menɛȓ ȓe θiz nerɔs], Francisco, spanischer Kardinal und Staatsmann, * Torrelaguna (Provinz Madrid) 1436, ✝ Roa (Provinz Burgos) 8. 11. 1517; Franziskaner, hatte als Beichtvater Isabellas I. von Kastilien enge Bindung… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Jiménez de Cisneros — biographical name Francisco 1436 1517 Spanish prelate & statesman …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Jiménez de Cisneros — /hee me neth dhe thees ne rddaws/ Francisco /frddahn thees kaw/, 1436 1517, Spanish cardinal and statesman. Also called Ximenes. * * * …   Universalium

  • Jiménez de Cisneros, Francisco, Cardenal — ▪ Spanish cardinal (Cardinal) born 1436, Torrelaguna, Castile [now in Spain] died Nov. 8, 1517, Roa, Spain  prelate, religious reformer, and twice regent of Spain (1506, 1516–17). In 1507 he became both a cardinal and the grand inquisitor of… …   Universalium

  • Jiménez de Cisneros,Francisco — Jiménez de Cis·ne·ros (dĕ sēs nĕʹrōs, thĕ thēs ), Francisco. 1436 1517. Spanish prelate and political leader. The confessor of Isabella I, he imposed conversion to Christianity on the Moors of Granada, leading to an uprising (1499 1500), and was… …   Universalium

  • Jiménez de Cisneros, Francisco — VER Cisneros, Francisco Jiménez de …   Enciclopedia Universal

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