Associations to the word «Augustine»


AUGUSTINE, proper noun. A male given name, notably borne by Saint Augustine of Hippo (354-430), a church father and a writer.

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AUGUSTINE, noun. (Roman Catholic Church) one of the great Fathers of the early Christian church; after a dramatic conversion to Christianity he became bishop of Hippo Regius in North Africa; St. Augustine emphasized man's need for grace (354-430).

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