meaning of borgia

borgia meaning in General Dictionary

Italian pope whose nepotism place the Borgia family in energy in Italy (1378-1458)

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  • Italian noblewoman and patron regarding the arts (1480-1519)
  • Italian cardinal and military frontrunner; design for Machiavelli's prince (1475-1507)
  • Pope and parent of Cesare Borgia and Lucrezia Borgia (1431-1503)

Sentence Examples with the word borgia

On his return to Florence early in January 1503, Machiavelli began to occupy himself with a project which his recent attendance upon Cesare Borgia had strengthened in his mind.

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