Translation for 'auto-da-fé' from English to Bulgarian
NOUN   an auto-da-fé | autos-da-fé
auto-da- {noun}
аутодафе {ср}
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Translation for 'auto-da-fé' from English to Bulgarian

auto-da-fé {noun}
аутодафе {ср}ист.
Usage Examples English
  • It was similar to a scapular, either yellow with red saltires for penitent heretics, or black and decorated with devils and flames for impenitent heretics to wear at an auto-da- (meaning "act of faith").
  • The first auto-da- took place in 1540.
  • "Auto-da-" is a short story by Roger Zelazny from Harlan Ellison's science fiction anthology "Dangerous Visions".
  • "Die Blendung" 1935 ("Auto-da-", 1935), before escaping to Great Britain.
  • He celebrated the first "auto-da-" in New Spain in 1571.

  • He probably died there, as Herculano reported that "a Jew who came from India (sic) to Portugal" was burned at an "auto da fé" at Évora in 1541.
  • An account of the "auto-da-" is found in the diary of Gregorio Martín de Guijo, who explicitly notes Don Guillén de Lombardo's presence in the procession of those convicted.
  • Having watched his mother observe a family tradition by igniting what he called a kind of "auto-da-" in which she burned his late father's papers and memorabilia following the sale of his villa in Rome after the war, Prince Michael grew up to become a biographer and historian.
  • The corpus suffered large-scale destruction by fire in 1499 when Cardinal Jimenez de Cisneros made a public "auto-da-" in Granada, burning 1,025,000 Arabic volumes.
  • One of his first devotional plays was "Auto da Fé" ("Act of Faith") in 1510.

  • Elias Canetti wrote his novel "Auto-da-" surrounded by reproductions of the Isenheim altarpiece stuck to the wall.
  • Francisco Maldonado da Silva (Jewish name: Eliahu Hanazir; 1592 in Argentina – 23 January 1639, in Peru) was an Argentine "marrano" physician who was burned at the stake with eleven other Jews in Lima , Peru, in the largest "Auto-da-" recorded in history.
  • Gay Woods and Terry Woods went on to form The Woods Band, then continuing on as Gay & Terry Woods. Gay would later co-found Auto Da Fé while Terry would join The Pogues.
  • , "Saint Dominic Guzmán presiding over an Auto da fe" (c. 1495).
  • The main face of the rocks also has some excellent climbs, The Brush Off, Blizzard Ridge and Auto da Fe all being highly rated routes.

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