Ordonho Alvares[1] (born ca.1230 — died 1285) was a Spanish Cardinal[2] of the Papal Curia[3].

He was secular abbot of Husillos in 1274[4] and later becamearchbishop of Braga (1275-1278)[5]. As Cardinal he was bishop of Frascati and Dean of the Sacred College of Cardinals.


  • Margarita Torres Sevilla and Peter A. Linehan, A misattributed tomb and its implications: cardinal Ordoño Álvarez and his friends and relations, Rivista di Storia della Chiesa in Italia, Anno LVII nº-1 (2003), pp. 53-63.


  1. Alvarez, Ordonio Alurz, Ordoño Álvares, Ordonius, Ordhon, Oddon, Ordeone, Ordeano.
  2. From 1278.[1]
  3. The Spanish Church and the Papacy in the Thirteenth Century
  4. Chapter 12: The Spanish Church and the Papacy in the 13th Century
  5. [2], [3]
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