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The Origins

Karen Hernandez

Considerable In a large amount or number large enough to be noticeable or to have noticeable effects.
Rural Relating to the countryside.
Create To make something exist.
Proportion Relation of parts within a whole.
Reform To improve by making changes to something.
Reveal To show something that was previously hidden.
Energy Ability to be active and do work without becoming tired.
Divine Having the qualities of God, or coming from God.
Mercantile Means related to commerce or trade.
Patron A patron is someone who gives money or other support to a person or group.
Lorenzo de' Medici spent large sums of money on artistic and architectural.
Humanism was a cultural movement of the Renaissance based on the study of classical works.
Secularism this was the view that religion need not be the center of humans affairs.
Vernacular or everyday spoken language of the people.
Niccolo Machiavelli published in 1513 the prince was a highly influential work of political thought.
Individualism this is the belief in the importance of the individual, as opposed to the larger community.
Thomas More his best known work is a book entitled Utopia.
Utopia to mean an imaginary ideal place.
Desiderius Erasmus a Dutch scholar who embraced the moral teachings of Jesus.
Satire is a piece of writing that attacks vice or folly through ridicule or sarcasm.
Francois Rabelais was a monk doctor scholar and author.
Johann Gutenberg invented movable metal type.
Censor means to remove materials from published works or prevent their publication.
Linear Perspective this is a mathematical system for representing three-dimensional space on a flat surface.
Leonardo da Vinci Leonardo was one of the true geniuses of the Renaissance.
Michelangelo he was a painter sculptor and architect as well as a great poet.
Dante Alighieri had great impact.
William Shakespeare had a great impact.
Miguel De Cervantes had a great impact.
Sonnet is a poem of fourteen lines with a fixed rhyming pattern.
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