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Damasus I

[dam-uh-suh s]
  1. Saint, pope a.d. 366–384.
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Damasus II

  1. died 1048, pope 1048.
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Historical Examples of damasus

  • And after that Damasus reigns eighteen years in peace and splendour.

    Ave Roma Immortalis, Vol. 1

    Francis Marion Crawford

  • We have seen that Damasus was indefatigable in his restoration of the Catacombs.

    The Catacombs of Rome

    William Henry Withrow

  • The words of Pope Damasus were then specially significant and emphatic.

  • Paulinus promised to communicate on the subject with Damasus.

  • In the right aisle are preserved some of the verses of Pope Damasus.

    Walks in Rome

    Augustus J.C. Hare