Associations to the word «Ambrose»


AMBROSE, proper noun. A male given name.
AMBROSE, proper noun. A patronymic surname​.
AMBROSE, noun. A sweet-scented herb; ambrosia.

Dictionary definition

AMBROSE, noun. (Roman Catholic Church) Roman priest who became bishop of Milan; the first Church Father born and raised in the Christian faith; composer of hymns; imposed orthodoxy on the early Christian church and built up its secular power; a saint and Doctor of the Church (340?-397).

Wise words

Don't you know this, that words are doctors to a diseased temperment?