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Jiménez de Cisneros, Francisco

Line breaks: Fran|cisco Ji¦mé|nez de Cis|neros
Pronunciation: /hɪˌmɛnɛz deɪ sɪsˈnɛːrɒs
 
, xiˌmeneθ de θisˈneros, xiˈmenes, sisˈneros/
(also Ximenes de Cisneros)

Definition of Jiménez de Cisneros, Francisco in English:

( 1436–1517), Spanish cardinal and statesman, regent of Spain 1516–17. He was Grand Inquisitor for Castile and Léon from 1507 to 1517, during which time he undertook a massive campaign against heresy, having some 2,500 alleged heretics put to death.

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