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san•be•ni•to



Pronunciation: (san"bu-nē'tō), [key]
n.,
pl. -tos.

(under the Spanish Inquisition)
1. an ornamented garment worn by a condemned heretic at an auto-da-fé.
2. a penitential garment worn by a confessed heretic, of yellow for the penitent, of black for the impenitent.

San Be•ni•to



Pronunciation: (san" bu-nē'tō), [key]
a city in S Texas. 17,988.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

sanatorySan Bernardino

 

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