Name: Cid

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    El Cid was the nickname of the Spanish knight Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar who was from both Spanish and Arabian heritage. Through the years he became a true Spanish folk hero who represented most civil and knightly qualities. The poem based on his life [Cantar de Mio Cid] probably played a large role in this glorification of his person.

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