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Valer's sanbenito was displayed for a long time in the metropolitan church of Seville.The Story of Seville|Walter M. Gallichan
I would rather have put on a sanbenito myself than have gone there.The Spanish Brothers|Deborah Alcock
This saco bendito became known as the sanbenito or, more commonly, abito and was necessarily inherited by the new Inquisition.
Two years and a half were spent on the trials of Diego and Ana, ending with a sentence of irremissible prison and sanbenito.
He continued his apostolate and, on a second trial, he was condemned to perpetual prison and sanbenito.