biographical name Thomas circa 1460-1524 English humanist & physician

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  • Linacre — may refer to:* Thomas Linacre, English humanist scholar * Linacre College, Oxford * Linacre, Derbyshire …   Wikipedia

  • Linacre — Thomas Linacre Thomas Linacre Thomas Linacre (ou Lynaker) (né vers 1460 à Brampton dans le Derbyshire – † le 20 décembre 1524) est un médecin et un humaniste anglais, fondateur du College of Physicians de Londres (1518) qui est sans doute la plus …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Linacre — Thomas Linacre (auch: Lynaker) (* 1460; † 20. Dezember 1524) war ein englischer Arzt, Mathematiker und Gelehrter. Er gilt als der Begründer des Humanismus in England. Nach ihm ist das Linacre College in Oxford benannt. Leben Thomas Linacre Er… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Linacre — Found in a wide variety of spellings, which in itself reflects the unusual background to the name, Linacre, Linaker, Lineker etc. is of Anglo Saxon origins. The name describes an area of ground, (acer) used for flax growing (lin), and this was a… …   Surnames reference

  • Linacre — /lin euh keuhr/, n. Thomas, 1460? 1521, English humanist, translator, scholar, and physician. * * * …   Universalium

  • Linacre — /ˈlɪnəkə/ (say linuhkuh) noun Thomas, 1460?–1521, English humanist and physician; founded Royal College of Physicians …   Australian English dictionary

  • Linacre — /lin euh keuhr/, n. Thomas, 1460? 1521, English humanist, translator, scholar, and physician …   Useful english dictionary

  • Linacre Road railway station — was a station located on the North Mersey Branch It opened on 1 June 1906. It closed on 2 April 1951, the track however is still in place though no longer electrified.External links* [http://www.disused road Linacre Road …   Wikipedia

  • Linacre, Thomas — • English physician and clergyman, founder of the Royal College of Physicians, London, b. at Canterbury about 1460; d. in London, 20 October, 1524 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Linacre College, Oxford — Oxford College Infobox name = Linacre College university = Oxford shield = picture = primary colour = black colours = named for = Thomas Linacre name Latin = established = 1962 sister college = Hughes Hall, Cambridge head name = Principal head =… …   Wikipedia

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