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Montezuma II Line breaks: Mon¦te|zuma II
Pronunciation: /ˌmɒntɪˈz(j)uːmə/

Definition of Montezuma II in English:

(1466–1520), Aztec emperor 1502–20. The last ruler of the Aztec empire in Mexico, he was defeated and imprisoned by the Spanish under Cortés in 1519. He was killed while trying to pacify some of his former subjects during an uprising against his captors.
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