Dominic, Saint
Dominic, Saint
Biography of the founder of the Order of Preachers, d. 1221

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  • Dominic, Saint — (1170 1221)    Born in Calaruega, Spain, St. Dominic was educated in the University of Palencia and appointed canon of Osma in 1199. In 1203, he accompanied the bishop of Osma to Languedoc where he preached against the heresies of the local… …   Dictionary of Renaissance art

  • Dominic,Saint — Dom·i·nic (dŏmʹə nĭk), Saint. 1170? 1221. Spanish born priest who preached against the Albigensian heresy and founded the Dominican order of friars (1216). * * * …   Universalium

  • Saint — 1347 80, Italian ascetic and mystic. died A.D. 731, pope 715 731. died A.D. 741, pope 731 741. died A.D. 352, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 337 352. died A.D. 683, Sicilian ecclesiastic: pope 682 683. died A.D. 855, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 847… …   Universalium

  • saint — saintless, adj. /saynt/, n. 1. any of certain persons of exceptional holiness of life, formally recognized as such by the Christian Church, esp. by canonization. 2. a person of great holiness, virtue, or benevolence. 3. a founder, sponsor, or… …   Universalium

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