Definitions of Borgia
  1. noun
    Italian pope whose nepotism put the Borgia family in power in Italy (1378-1458)
  2. noun
    Pope and father of Cesare Borgia and Lucrezia Borgia (1431-1503)
  3. noun
    Italian cardinal and military leader; model for Machiavelli's prince (1475-1507)
    synonyms: Cesare Borgia
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    (Roman Catholic Church) one of a group of more than 100 prominent bishops in the Sacred College who advise the Pope and elect new Popes
    an enlisted man or woman who serves in an army
  4. noun
    Italian noblewoman and patron of the arts (1480-1519)
    synonyms: Duchess of Ferrara, Lucrezia Borgia
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    Lady, noblewoman, peeress
    a woman of the peerage in Britain
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