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Victorio

[vik-tawr-ee-oh, -tohr-]
noun
  1. 1809?–80, leader of the Chiricahua Apache tribe.
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Examples from the Web for victorio

Historical Examples

  • He was Carlos Anaya, who had been one of Victorio's warriors.

    The Story of Geronimo

    James Arthur Kjelgaard

  • Victorio was an equally celebrated Apache war-chief and was out about the same time.

  • A Victorio Alferio … ultra res omnes dilecta, et quasi mortale numen ab ipso constanter habita et observata.

    The Countess of Albany

    Violet Paget (AKA Vernon Lee)

  • Or did not the news brought by Victorio Lopez make more imperative the need for secrecy?

    For the Soul of Rafael

    Marah Ellis Ryan

  • Mangas and Victorio lifted Mangus Coloradus to a rude wooden table and stepped back against the wall.

    The Story of Geronimo

    James Arthur Kjelgaard