noun, plural nun·ci·os.
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Example sentences from the Web for nuncio
He should address the head secretary,1 the governor of the province, or the nuncio.The Reign of Greed|Jose Rizal
The nuncio, having thus accused Luther, now proceeded to the second point, which was to justify Rome.History of the Reformation in the Sixteenth Century, Vol 2|J. H. Merle D'Aubign
The nuncio, Santa Croce, chronicles with alarm the preponderance of those who openly advocated the adoption of lenient measures.The Rise of the Hugenots, Vol. 1 (of 2)|Henry Martyn Baird
The maddest fanatics were at once elected inquisitors, to the great anger of the pope and his nuncio.History of the Jews, Vol. IV (of VI)|Heinrich Graetz
The documents thus obtained showed that Nuncio Gravina had been active in furthering the plot of resistance.A History of the Inquisition of Spain; vol. 4|Henry Charles Lea