Definition of Guevara
1. Noun. An Argentine revolutionary leader who was Fidel Castro's chief lieutenant in the Cuban revolution; active in other Latin American countries; was captured and executed by the Bolivian army (1928-1967).
Generic synonyms: Revolutionary, Revolutionist, Subversive, Subverter
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Literary usage of Guevara
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. History of Spanish Literature by George Ticknor (1863)
"25 A life of guevara is prefixed to the edition of his Epistolas, Madrid, 1673, 4to ; but there is a good account of him by himself in the ..."
2. Catalogue of the Spanish Library and of the Portuguese Books Bequeathed by by George Ticknor, James Lyman Whitney (1879)
"5 of the " Biblioteca de autores españoles," thinks it has been altered by Velez do guevara. — Soneto. (In Grande de Tena, P., ed. ..."
3. The Art of Fresco Painting: As Practised by the Old Italian and Spanish by Mary Philadelphia Merrifield (1846)
"OF guevara. THE very interesting work from which the following commentary on part of the seventh book of Vitruvius is translated, was written in Spanish, ..."
4. The Spanish Stage in the Time of Lope de Vega by Hugo Albert Rennert (1909)
"His full name seems to have been Andres Gutierrez de guevara. ... guevara (DIEGO DE) and his wife Maria de Zaballos were in the company of Manuel Vallejo in ..."
5. A New General Biographical Dictionary by Hugh James Rose (1853)
"guevara, (Antonio,) nephew of the preceding, was also an ecclesiastic by profession ... guevara, (Juan Ninno de,) a Spanish painter, born at Malaga in 1631. ..."
6. Appletons' Cyclopædia of Biography: Embracing a Series of Original Memoirs by Francis Lister Hawks (1865)
"guevara, ASTH., a Spanish prelate, celebrated as an eloquent preacher, died 1544. His nephew, of the same name, a biblical commentator. ..."