What does the word nuncio mean?

Usage examples for nuncio

  1. It was only a brotherly and sisterly love- for I was engaged, at sixteen, to Inez de Nuncio, a lovely young Spanish girl, who was cruelly taken away from me by the hand of violence, as you know. – The Fatal Glove by Clara Augusta Jones Trask
  2. They are the correct thing in the carriages of the Papal Nuncio and all ecclesiastics, and are generally preferred to horses for long or difficult journeys. – Spanish Life in Town and Country by L. Higgin and Eugène E. Street