Agustín (“Chronicler of the Indies”) 1562–1604, Mexican historian.
Alonso de [ah-lawn-saw th e] /ɑˈlɔn sɔ ðɛ/ (Show IPA), 1533–94, Spanish epic poet; soldier in the conquest of Chile. Historical Examples Ercilla has devoted the twenty-fourth canto of the Araucana to the splendid episode of the battle of Lepanto. History of The Reign of Philip The Second King of Spain William H. Prescott Ercilla […]
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Alcide [Italian ahl-chee-de] /Italian ɑlˈtʃi dɛ/ (Show IPA) 1881–1954, Italian statesman: premier 1945–53. noun Alcide (alˈtʃiːde). 1881–1954, Italian statesman; prime minister (1945–53). An antifascist, he led the Christian Democratic party during World War II from the Vatican City
Agustín de [ah-goos-teen de] /ˌɑ gusˈtin dɛ/ (Show IPA), 1783–1824, Mexican soldier and revolutionary: as Agustín I, emperor of Mexico 1822–23. Historical Examples The acts of oppression of iturbide, from this time, continued to increase. Great Events in the History of North and South America Charles A. Goodrich iturbide was the former of these; the […]
Alicia de [ah-lee-thyah th e,, -syah] /ɑˈli θyɑ ðɛ,, -syɑ/ (Show IPA), born 1923, Spanish concert pianist.