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Cipriano de Valera
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Date of Birth: 1532

Place of Birth: Fregenal de la Sierra, Spain

Date of Death: Uncertain; possibly 1602-6

Place of Death: London


Cipriano de Valera was born in 1532 in Valera la Vieja, a small village located in the municipality of Fregenal de la Sierra (Badajoz) that has since ceased to exist. After graduating with a bachelor’s degree from the University of Seville, he took vows at San Isi…

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Ángel de Bunes, Miguel, “Cipriano de Valera”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 12 December 2019 <>

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