Dominic
biographical name Saint circa 1170-1221 Domingo de Guzmán Spanish-born founder of the Dominican order of friars

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  • Dominic — bezeichnet unter anderem: den männlichen Vornamen Dominic, siehe unter Dominik die geschützte Marke DomiNIC, eine Software zur Domainverwaltung Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter Begr …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dominic — m English and Irish: from the Late Latin name Dominicus (a derivative of dominus lord; cf. CYRIL (SEE Cyril)). It is used mainly by Roman Catholics, in honour of St Dominic (1170–1221), founder of the Dominican order of monks. Variant: Dominick… …   First names dictionary

  • Dominic — masc. proper name, from L. dominicus pertaining to a lord (see DEMESNE (Cf. demesne)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Dominic — Dominic1 [däm′ə nik] n. [ML Dominicus, lit., of the Lord: see DOMINICAL] a masculine name: dim. Dom; var. Dominick Dominic2 [däm′ə nik] Saint (1170 1221); Sp. priest: founder of the Dominican order: his day is Aug. 8 …   English World dictionary

  • Dominic — For other uses, see Dominic (disambiguation). Dominic Gender Mostly Male, Some Female Origin Word/Name Latin Meaning Lord Other names …   Wikipedia

  • dominic — 1. (Dominic) (1736↑, 559↓) The name of someone who is THE fuckin boss and who will smack his hoe if she steps out of line. Do not fuck with this kid or you will get a cockprint on your face bigger than a truck Jordan: Hey did you see dominic last …   Urban English dictionary

  • Dominic — (1170–1221)    Saint and Order Founder.    Dominic was born in Calaruega, Spain, and was educated at the University of Palencia. In 1199 he was appointed a Canon of Osma and in 1203 he served as Bishop’s chaplain on a royal embassy to the south… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Dominic — noun (Roman Catholic Church) Spanish priest who founded an order whose members became known as Dominicans or Black Friars (circa 1170 1221) • Syn: ↑Saint Dominic, ↑St. Dominic, ↑Domingo de Guzman • Topics: ↑Roman Catholic, ↑Western Church, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dominic — n. male first name; Saint Dominic (1170 1221), Roman Catholic Spanish born priest, founder of the Dominican Order in 1216 …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Dominic — /dom euh nik/, n. 1. Saint, 1170 1221, Spanish priest: founder of the Dominican order. 2. a male given name: from the Latin word meaning of the Lord. * * * …   Universalium

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