[vik-tawr-ee-oh, -tohr-]


1809?–80, leader of the Chiricahua Apache tribe. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for victorio

Historical Examples of victorio

  • 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