Servetus
biographical name Michael 1511?-1553 Spanish Miguel Serveto Spanish theologian & physician

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • SERVETUS — vide Michael Servetus …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Servetus — [sər vēt′əs] Michael (Sp. name Miguel Serveto) 1511 53; Sp. theologian: burned at the stake for heresy …   English World dictionary

  • Servetus — Michael Servetus (eigentlich Miguel Serveto y Reves; * 1511 in Villanueva de Sigena (Huesca); † 27. Oktober 1553 in Genf) war ein spanischer Arzt, Gelehrter, Humanist, Theologe, Freidenker und Antitrinitarier. Er wird häufig auch als Servet… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Servetus — Michael Servetus born of Spanish parents and baptized Miguel Serveto burned by order of Calvin in 1553 …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Servetus — Servetian /seuhr vee sheuhn/, n. Servetianism, n. /seuhr vee teuhs/, n. Michael, 1511 53, Spanish physician and theologian, accused of heresy and burned at the stake. Spanish, Miguel Serveto /mee gel serdd ve taw/. * * * …   Universalium

  • Servetus — Ser•ve•tus [[t]sərˈvi təs[/t]] n. big Michael (Miguel Serveto), 1511–53, Spanish theologian, accused of heresy and burned at the stake …   From formal English to slang

  • Servetus — /sɜˈvitəs/ (say ser veetuhs) noun Michael, 1511–53, Spanish physician and theologian, accused of heresy, he escaped the Inquisition but was burnt by Calvin. Spanish, Miguel Serveto /miˈgɛl sɛəˈveɪtoʊ (say mee gel sair vaytoh) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Servetus — Servetian /seuhr vee sheuhn/, n. Servetianism, n. /seuhr vee teuhs/, n. Michael, 1511 53, Spanish physician and theologian, accused of heresy and burned at the stake. Spanish, Miguel Serveto /mee gel serdd ve taw/ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Servetus, Michael — orig. Miguel Servet born 1511?, Villanueva or Tudela, Spain died Oct. 27, 1553, Champel, Switz. Spanish physician and theologian. His views alienated both Roman Catholics and Protestants, beginning with the publication of his first book, De… …   Universalium

  • SERVETUS, Michael (Miguel) (1511-1553) — Michael Servetus was a Spanish physician who questioned the Trinity and believed that God is unitary. In Geneva while in flight from persecution in Italy, Servetus was captured and, on orders of John Calvin,* burned at the stake for heresy.… …   Renaissance and Reformation 1500-1620: A Biographical Dictionary

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