Borgia

biographical name Bor·gia \ ˈbȯr-(ˌ)jä , -jə , -zhə \

Definition of Borgia

Cesare 1475(or 1476)–1507 son of Rodrigo Borgia Italian cardinal and military leader

Borgia

biographical name

Definition of Borgia

Lucrezia 1480–1519 daughter of Rodrigo Borgia duchess of Ferrara

Borgia

biographical name

Definition of Borgia

Rodrigo — see Pope alexander vi

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