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Synonyms of bruno

Noun


1. Leo IX, Bruno, Bruno of Toul

usage: German pope from 1049 to 1054 whose papacy was the beginning of papal reforms in the 11th century (1002-1054)

2. Bruno, Saint Bruno, St. Bruno

usage: (Roman Catholic Church) a French cleric (born in Germany) who founded the Carthusian order in 1084 (1032-1101)

3. Bruno, Giordano Bruno

usage: Italian philosopher who used Copernican principles to develop a pantheistic monistic philosophy; condemned for heresy by the Inquisition and burned at the stake (1548-1600)

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