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Marrano definition

  • noun:
    • Offensive applied as a disparaging term for a Converso.
    • some of the Sephardi Jews which remained in Iberia throughout the Spanish Inquisition, and proceeded to rehearse Judaism in secret.
    • (medieval Spain and Portugal) a disparaging term for a Jew which converted to Christianity to prevent persecution but proceeded to apply their religion privately
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