Albertus Magnus, Saint
Albertus Magnus, Saint
Called 'the Universal Doctor.' Dominican scientist, philosopher, theologian, instructor of St. Thomas Aquinas

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  • Albertus Magnus, Saint — born с 1200, Lauingen on the Danube, near Ulm, Bavaria died Nov. 15, 1280, Cologne; canonized Dec. 16, 1931; feast day November 15 German cleric, theologian, and philosopher. Son of a wealthy German lord, he studied at Padua, where he joined the… …   Universalium

  • Albertus Magnus,Saint — Al·ber·tus Mag·nus (ăl bûrʹtəs măgʹnəs), Saint Originally Albert, Count von Bollstadt. 1206? 1280. German religious philosopher. A leading thinker of the 13th century, he is also noted as the teacher of Thomas Aquinas. * * * …   Universalium

  • Albertus Magnus — Albertus redirects here. For others with the same given name, see Albertus (given name). For the typeface, see Albertus (typeface). Saint Albertus Magnus (St. Albert the Great) Saint Albertus Magnus, fresco, 1352, Treviso, Italy …   Wikipedia

  • Albertus Magnus — Albertus Magnus, Fresko (1352) in Treviso, Italien Albertus Magnus (auch Albertus Teutonicus; Albertus Coloniensis; Albert der Große, Albert der Deutsche, Albert von Lauingen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Albertus Magnus — [al bʉrt′əs mag′nəs] Saint ( Count von Bollstädt) 1200? 80; Ger. scholastic philosopher: teacher of Thomas Aquinas …   English World dictionary

  • Albertus Magnus — Albert le Grand Pour les articles homonymes, voir Albert et Saint Albert.  Pour l’article homophone, voir Albert Le Grand (écrivain) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Albertus-Magnus-Gymnasium Viersen-Dülken — Bischöfliches Albertus Magnus Gymnasium Schulform Gymnasium Gründung 1967 Land Nordrhein Westfalen Staat Deu …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Albertus Magnus — (c. 1200–c. 1280)    Saint, Bishop, Philosopher and Theologian.    Albertus was born in Lauingen in Germany. Before entering the Dominican order, he studied at the University of Padua and subsequently he taught at Hildesheim, Freiberg, Ratisbon… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Albertus Magnus — Albertist /al berr tist, al beuhr /, n. /al berr teuhs mag neuhs/ Saint (Albert von Böllstadt) ( Albert the Great, the Universal Doctor ), 1193? 1280, German scholastic philosopher: teacher of Saint Thomas Aquinas. * * * …   Universalium

  • Albertus Magnus — Al•ber•tus Mag•nus [[t]ælˈbɜr təs ˈmæg nəs[/t]] n. big Saint (Count von Bollstӓdt), 1193?–1280, German scholastic philosopher: teacher of Saint Thomas Aquinas Al•ber′tist, n …   From formal English to slang

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