[ uh-kwahy-nuh s ]
/ əˈkwaɪ nəs /
Saint Thomasthe Angelic Doctor,1225?–74, Italian scholastic philosopher: a major theologian of the Roman Catholic Church.
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OTHER WORDS FROM AquinasA·qui·nist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for angelic doctor (1 of 2)
an epithet of Saint Thomas Aquinas
British Dictionary definitions for angelic doctor (2 of 2)
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Saint Thomas. 1225–74, Italian theologian, scholastic philosopher, and Dominican friar, whose works include Summa contra Gentiles (1259–64) and Summa Theologiae (1267–73), the first attempt at a comprehensive theological system. Feast day: Jan 28See also Thomism
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