Ignatius of Loyola, Saint


noun


Loyola

[loi-oh-luh]

noun

Saint Ignatius ofIñigo López de Loyola, 1491–1556, Spanish soldier and ecclesiastic: founder of the Society of Jesus.
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British Dictionary definitions for ignatius loyola

Ignatius Loyola

noun

Saint. 1491–1556, Spanish ecclesiastic. He founded the Society of Jesus (1534) and was its first general (1541–56). His Spiritual Exercises (1548) remains the basic manual for the training of Jesuits. Feast day: July 31

Loyola

noun

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