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Lucrezia Borgia

[loo-kret-see-uh bawr-juh, bawr-zhuh, -kree-shuh; Italian loo-kre-tsyah bawr-jah] /luˈkrɛt si ə ˈbɔr dʒə, ˈbɔr ʒə, -ˈkri ʃə; Italian luˈkrɛ tsyɑ ˈbɔr dʒɑ/
noun
1.
an opera (1833) by Gaetano Donizetti.

Borgia

[bawr-juh, -zhuh; Italian bawr-jah] /ˈbɔr dʒə, -ʒə; Italian ˈbɔr dʒɑ/
noun
1.
Cesare
[che-zah-re] /ˈtʃɛ zɑ rɛ/ (Show IPA),
1476?–1507, Italian cardinal, military leader, and politician.
2.
Lucrezia
[loo-kree-shuh,, -zhuh;; Italian loo-kre-tsyah] /luˈkri ʃə,, -ʒə;; Italian luˈkrɛ tsyɑ/ (Show IPA),
(Duchess of Ferrara) 1480–1519, sister and political pawn of Cesare Borgia: patron of the arts.
3.
their father, Rodrigo
[raw-dree-gaw] /rɔˈdri gɔ/ (Show IPA),
Alexander VI.
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Borgia

/Italian ˈbordʒa/
noun
1.
Cesare (ˈtʃezare), son of Rodrigo Borgia (Pope Alexander VI). 1475–1507, Italian cardinal, politician, and military leader; model for Machiavelli's The Prince
2.
his sister, Lucrezia (luˈkrɛttsja), daughter of Rodrigo Borgia. 1480–1519, Italian noblewoman. After her third marriage (1501), to the Duke of Ferrara, she became a patron of the arts and science
3.
Rodrigo (rodˈriɡo). See Alexander VI
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