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INQUISITOR. A designation of sheriffs, coroners, super visum corporis, and the like, who have power to inquire into certain matters.
     2. The name, of an officer, among ecclesiastics, who is authorized to inquire into heresies, and the like, and to punish them. An ecclesiastical judge.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Cal's flight from the Empire is made even more dangerous as he is being pursued by the Second Sister, one of the Empire's elite Inquisitors, who seeks to hunt Cal down and extinguish this surviving Jedi.
Rogue-type Inquisitors can use two weapons with both hands such as wielding two daggers.
Second, she makes use of the inquisitor manuals as way of examining this shift during the second half of the sixteenth century, despite the popularity of older manuals and older concepts of heresy.
To this end, he focuses on particular people who were tried by Inquisitors for having abnormal genitalia.
In this fascinating book, Karen Sullivan, whose previous books include The Interrogation of Joan of Arc and Truth and the Heretic: Crises of Knowledge in Medieval French Literature, explores the motivations of selected medieval inquisitors as revealed by their words and actions.
Because of this incredulity, inquisitors "paid little attention to the magic that was widely used by ordinary people" in the late middle ages (14).
It is appalling that one of the BBC's key inquisitors should be so ill-informed.
Renaissance Inquisitors: Dominican Inquisitors and Inquisitorial Districts in Northern Italy, 1474-1527.
As things stand, the suspicion will be that having hand picked the inquisitors, the Government which ordered the war it so badly wanted will be provided now with whatever inquiry result it wants..
The book reveals material about the brave Jewish underground made up of Torah-learning Jews who tried to return converso Jews to Judaism under the nose of the Inquisitors, as well as the refugee Jews in the New World who loved these pirates and owed them their lives.