Thomas Aquinas
biographical name Saint 1224(or 1225)-1274 It. Tommaso d'Aquino Italian religious & philosopher

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  • Thomas Aquinas — Aquinas redirects here. For other uses, see Aquinas (disambiguation). Thomas Aquinas Thomas Aquinas depicted in stained glass Born Thomas Aquinas 1225 Roccasecca, Kingdom of Sicily …   Wikipedia

  • Thomas Aquinas — Brian Davies OP Thomas Aquinas, son of Landulf d’Aquino and his wife Theodora, was born sometime between 1224 and 1226 in what was then the Kingdom of Naples.1 After a childhood education at the Benedictine monastery of Monte Cassino, he studied… …   History of philosophy

  • Thomas Aquinas — Thomas von Aquin (* um 1225 auf Schloss Roccasecca bei Aquino in Italien; † 7. März 1274 in Fossanova; auch Thomas Aquinas oder Tommaso d Aquino) gilt als einer der einflussreichsten Philosophen und Theologen der Geschichte. Er war Dominikaner.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Thomas Aquinas — see AQUINAS Saint Thomas …   English World dictionary

  • THOMAS Aquinas — seu de Aquino, Neapolitanus, ex Aquino in Aprutio, genere illustri, natus quippe e Comitum Aquinatum prosapia, Volaterr. Dominicanus, Coloniae Parisiisque literis incubuit, hîcque Doctor creatus Theologiam diu docuit. Dictus Doctor Angelicus. et… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Thomas Aquinas — noun (Roman Catholic Church) Italian theologian and Doctor of the Church who is remembered for his attempt to reconcile faith and reason in a comprehensive theology; presented philosophical proofs of the existence of God (1225 1274) • Syn:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thomas Aquinas — (1225–74)    Theologian, Philosopher and Saint.    Thomas was born of a noble family in Roccasecca, Italy. He was educated at the famous Benedictine monastery of Monte Cassino and in Naples. Despite family opposition, he joined the Dominican… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Thomas Aquinas — Thomas d Aquin Pour les articles homonymes, voir Saint Thomas, Aquin et Saint Thomas d Aquin. Thomas d Aquin Théologien et philosophe occidental Théologie et philosophie médiévale …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Thomas Aquinas — /tom euhs/ Saint. See Aquinas, Saint Thomas. * * * …   Universalium

  • Thomas Aquinas — Thom′as Aqui′nas n. big Saint Aquinas Saint Thomas …   From formal English to slang

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