Definition of Francisco franco
1. Noun. Spanish general whose armies took control of Spain in 1939 and who ruled as a dictator until his death (1892-1975).
Generic synonyms: Dictator, Potentate, Full General, General
Lexicographical Neighbors of Francisco Franco
Literary usage of Francisco franco
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Incantation of the Law Against Inept Critics: A Guide to Cryptic Thinking by Morten St. George (2006)
"... then October would be the ninth Century, making IX- 16 (this stanza) a real prophecy. A stanza about the Spanish dictator francisco franco seems totally ..."
2. An Almanack for the Year of Our Lord by Joseph Whitaker (1869)
"The principal leader was General francisco franco bahamonde. formerly Governor of the Canary Islands, from which office he was dismissed by the ..."
3. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1844)
"... without him telling you the story of Spain's dictator, General Francisco Franco, arriving at the gates of Heaven and being quizzed by St. Peter. ..."
4. The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal (1880)
"... but later on he was assisted by Thomas Rodrigues da Veiga, Antonio Barbosa, Luiz Nunes, francisco franco, from Valencia, Affonso Rodrigues Guevara, ..."
5. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1911)
"... auctore francisco franco (Middelburg, 1623). In 1638 the De usuris (Leyden, 1638) involved its author in strife with theologians and jurists. ..."