Definition of Jimenez de cisneros
1. Noun. Prelate who was the confessor of Isabella I and who was later appointed Grand Inquisitor (1436-1517).
Generic synonyms: Archpriest, Hierarch, High Priest, Prelate, Primate, Grand Inquisitor
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1. The Rise of the Spanish Empire in the Old World and in the New by Roger Bigelow Merriman (1918)
"... del Cardenal Francisco Jimenez de Cisneros d Diego Lopez de Ayala (odd. Pascual Gayangos and Vicente de la Fuente, Madrid, 1867) contains letters from ..."
2. A History of Spanish Literature by James Fitzmaurice-Kelly (1898)
"... his principles in the new University of Alcala de Henares, founded in 1508 by the celebrated Cardinal Francisco Jimenez de Cisneros (1436-1517). ..."