Meaning of Albigenses


Pronunciation: (al"bi-jen'sēz), [key]
  1. members of a Catharistic sect in the south of France that arose in the 11th century and was exterminated in the 13th century by a crusade and the Inquisition.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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