Vieira, Antonio

Vieira, Antonio
Missionary, diplomat, orator (1608-1697)

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  • VIEIRA, ANTONIO° — (1608–1697), Portuguese priest politician, and writer. Born in Lisbon, Vieira was taken to Brazil by his parents when he was six years old. In 1641 Vieira was sent to Portugal with an embassy to the new king, John IV, who became fascinated with… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Vieira, António — born Feb. 6, 1608, Lisbon, Port. died July 18, 1697, Salvador, Braz. Portuguese born Brazilian missionary, orator, diplomat, and writer. He was raised in Brazil, where he became a Jesuit priest. His sermons exhorting all races to join in… …   Universalium

  • Vieira, Antonio — ► (1608 97) Jesuita y diplomático portugués. Fue misionero en Brasil, donde evangelizó vastos territorios. * * * (6 feb. 1608, Lisboa, Portugal–18 jul. 1697, Salvador, Brasil). Nacido en Portugal, misionero, orador, diplomático y escritor… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Antonio Vieira — António Vieira António Vieira Portrait du père António Vieira (auteur inconnu, début du XVIIIe siècle) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Antonio Vieira —     Antonio Vieira     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Antonio Vieira     Missionary, diplomat, orator, b. at Lisbon, 6 February, 1608; d. at Bahia, Brazil, 18 July, 1697. Brought when a child to Bahia, he studied under the Jesuits, and entered the… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Vieira — Vieira, Antonio, geb. 1608 in Lissabon, siedelte früh mit seinen Eltern nach Brasilien über, wurde in Bahia Jesuit u. 1626 Lehrer der Rhetorik in Pernambuco; erging 1640 nach Portugal zurück u. wurde Hofprediger des Königs Johann IV. u. in… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Vieira — Vieira, Antonio, ein berühmter Prediger des Jesuitenordens, geb. 1608 zu Lissabon, kam früh nach Brasilien und trat in die Gesellschaft Jesu, war von 1640 an Hofprediger des Königs von Portugal, dann seit 1652 einige Jahre Missionär in Brasilien; …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Vieira — ► sustantivo femenino 1 ZOOLOGÍA 1 Moviejolusco bivalvo comestible que puede nadar en el mar cerrando sus valvas con brusquedad. 2 Valva de este molusco. (Pecten.) SINÓNIMO [concha de peregrino] * * * vieira (del gall. «vieira») 1 (Pecten maximus …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • António — (as used in expressions) Carmona António Oscar de Fragoso Castilho António Feliciano de Egas Moniz António Caetano de Abreu Freire Pessoa Fernando António Nogueira Salazar António de Oliveira Vieira António * * * …   Universalium

  • António Vieira — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda António Vieira Retrato del padre António Vieira. Obra anónima realizada a lo largo del Siglo XVIII …   Wikipedia Español

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