francisco vitoria


[vi-tawr-ee-uh, -tohr-; Spanish bee-taw-ryah]
Francisco de [frahn-thees-kaw the] , c1480–1546, Spanish scholar and theologian.
a city in N Spain: decisive defeat of the French forces in Spain 1813. Unabridged
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Vitoria1 (Spanish biˈtorja)
Official name (including the Basque name): Vitoria-Gasteiz a city in NE Spain: scene of Wellington's decisive victory (1813) over Napoleon's forces in the Peninsular War. Pop: 223 257 (2003 est)

Vitoria2 (Spanish biˈtorja)
Francisco de. ?1486--1546, Spanish theologian, sometimes considered the father of international law. He criticized Spanish colonial policy in the New World and argued that war was only defensible in certain strictly defined circumstances

Vitória (vɪˈtɔːrɪə, Portuguese viˈtɔrja)
a port in E Brazil, capital of Espírito Santo state, on an island in the Bay of Espírito Santo. Pop: 1 602 000 (2005 est)

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