Jews of Sephardic origin were protected by a law of 1924 that granted them Spanish citizenship.
Six months after becoming a Shiite Muslim, Giganti entered into his first temporary marriage with a Spanish Catholic woman.
Cecilia Gimenez botched the restoration of a 19th-century Spanish fresco.
In his books, he asserted a revisionist thesis: Spanish Jews converted to Christianity willingly, not under duress.
Fur-lined handcuffs and Spanish Fly tablets were also turned up.
On the Spanish side one lieutenant and one soldier were killed.
A deal with the Rothschilds for control of the Spanish mines had fallen through.
The name comes from the Spanish town Bilbao, where they were first made.
There is much Spanish blazonry also, if I could but read it.
My father, Mr. Merry, the Spanish minister, are all men of affairs.
c.1200, from Spaine "Spain," from Old French Espaigne (see Spaniard). Replaced Old English Speonisc. For Spanish Main see main. Spanish moss is attested from 1823. Spanish fly, the fabled aphrodisiac (ground-up cantharis blister-beetles), is attested from c.1600. Spanish-American War was so called in British press speculations early 1898, even before it began in April. For Spanish Inquisition (by c.1600), see Inquisition.